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Stephen Sharp, 15 year-old, son of Norm and Debbie Sharp, was a page in Olympia from Feb.10 -14, serving Senator Curtis King from the 14th district. Stephen was selected to present the flag. The pages attend a page school before serving, and have time allotted every day for doing homework.  They typically eat lunch at the cafeteria, and have an evening banquet with the senators.  They have a page journal to keep, and there was also a capitol scavenger hunt.  Pages are aged 14 - 16, and receive a nominal remuneration for their time serving a senator.  The main duty of a page is to run errands and messages for senators so that the senators can focus on their work. Pages can often b...



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