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State Sen. Peter Harckham teaches 250 elementary students about state gov'tPosted: Updated:
State Sen. Peter Harckham taught 250 students from Crompond Elementary School about what his job entails Friday.
Harckham discussed the three branches of government and how a bill becomes a law during a town hall meeting.
The students say they learned about a politician's role and how it impacts them as citizens of Yorktown Heights, New York and the U.S.
Harckham spoke for two hours and held a question and answer section.