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Emily Yount Swelgin

Emily Yount Swelgin designs and develops features to help readers engage with The Texas Tribune's journalism, including a tool for identifying newsletters that fit your interests and preferences. Before joining the Tribune, she worked at The Washington Post and The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism and Spanish from UNC-Chapel Hill.

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 Michael Stravato for The Texas Tribune

We took young Texans’ questions straight to the candidates. Here’s what they said.

Voting today? We know there’s a lot to keep up with this election season, so we asked young Texans what issues matter most and crafted a survey for candidates to respond to in their own words. See how candidates in statewide and competitive U.S. House races responded to your questions.

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