Political Career Path
At the American Legion Mountaineer Boys State numerous opportunities exist for participants to run for political office. At the state level, participants may run for Governor, Auditor, Attorney General, Treasurer, Secretary of State, Commissioner of Agriculture, or Justice of the Supreme Court. At the county level, participants may run for Sheriff, County Clerk, Circuit Clerk, Assessor, County Commissioner, Prosecuting Attorney, State Senator, House of Delegates, Magistrate, Circuit Judge, or Board of Education member. At the city level, participants may run for Mayor or City Council member. All Citizens are encouraged to run for election; however, participants may only run for one office at each level (State, County and City).