The College Fix thecollegefix.com 31 Dec, 2020 07:00 am

Student activist gets approval for Turning Point USA group after pushing back against administration

Student activist gets approval for Turning Point USA group after pushing back against administration
Rallied local conservative groups to assist him.

p p Rallied local conservative groups to assist him A high school student in Texas is ready to start the new year with his new Turning Point USA group after successfully pushing through approval.MORE: Turning Point USA wants to get donors to divest $1 billion from leftist colleges The 16-year-old high school junior told The Fix that national and local groups supported him throughout the process.These groups include Turning Point’s national headquarters, Liberty Counsel, the Llano Tea Party and Highland Lakes Women’s Republican Club.Charlie Kirk, the founder of Turning Point, praised Ares in a statement sent to The Fix through a media representative.

MORE: Student government refuses to approve ‘unsafe’ pro-capitalism club IMAGES: Turning Point USA/Instagram; A.Ares first attempted to start the group in August at Llano High School in Texas, but only received official approval in mid-November after facing several hurdles.

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