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Trump, Clinton supporters focus on education | MI First Election

Elections 2016
Ally Hamzey
MI First Election/MSU
(l-r) Nicole Carter of DeWitt and MSU Human Biology major Olivia Demarest

Dewitt's Nicole Carter and MSU student Olivia Demarest are on opposite sides of the presidential ticket, but come together on the importance of one issue - education.

MI First Election reporter Ally Hamzey spoke with the two Lansing area voters about issues of importance for election 2016. 

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