Nathan Bales, chemistry senior, talks with Ed Trimmer, Kansas state representative, and Don Shimkus, a candidate running for Kansas senate. (Taylor Forrest/staff photographer)

Nathan Bales, chemistry senior, talks with Ed Trimmer, Kansas state representative, and Don Shimkus, a candidate running for Kansas senate. (Taylor Forrest/staff photographer)

The Southwestern College Young Democrats hosted an event with Kansas state representative Ed Trimmer on campus this afternoon. The event was open to the public. Trimmer discussed the Kansas budget, education funding and what it is like to be a state legislator.

The SC Democrats are also holding a registration booth at College Hill Coffee every Thursday from 11 a.m-12 p.m.

Taylor Forrest is a sophomore majoring in communication. You may email her at taylor.forrest@sckans.edu.