By Natalie McGill - 06/13/06 12:00 AM EDT
|Ashley Bearden is trading in her tap shoes for lessons in politics as an intern in Rep. Robert AderholtRobert AderholtHouse panel approves agriculture, energy spending bills GOP scrambles for response to Obama's gun control actions Lawmakers press for Christians to be included in ISIS genocide designation MORE’s (R-Ala.) office.|
But only temporarily.
Recently accepted to Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., after completing two years at Northeast Alabama Community College in Rainsville, Ala., Bearden is gearing up for a trip to her new school to audition for the dance team.
“I started ballet, jazz and tap when I was 6 years old, theater when I was 10, and performed in 13 different plays,” Bearden said.