If you want to see the disconnect between young people and the political establishment, look no further than the Democratic race in Congressional District 5.
Two political novices inspired by the Bernie Sanders movement are eager to make a difference. Talia Fuentes, a newly minted college graduate, and Kinsey Remaklus, a software engineer, want to change how the system works, because the way they see it, the establishment isn’t working for a lot of people.
So they file to run for one of Arizona’s highest political offices. In one of the state’s most securely conservative districts. And they are working on their own.