Gov. Jesse Ventura will speak to a national, online audience unfiltered by a moderator or interviewer from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1. He will address various issues, from his ideas on reinventing government to his Japan trip.

The first 2,000 eligible students (ages 16-22) who register and participate in the online event automatically will be entered in a drawing to spend a day shadowing Ventura. They also will have the opportunity to participate in live polls during his talk.

This town hall meeting is open to everyone, but you must register at http://jesse.mnmeeting.com.