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Tag: Youth Vote
  • A Reason to Be Optimistic

    A Reason/Rupe Poll (yes, that is why I choose the title for this article — pun intended) last September showed some very encouraging data about our generation (18-29 year-olds).  The highlights: About 86% favor a “spending cap that prevents it from spending more than it takes in during a given year” Roughly 74% favor a …

  • Obama’s Anti-Youth Agenda

    I stumbled across this Politico article today.  It’s definitely worth a read: President Barack Obama won in 2008 with the vigorous support of young voters. Four years after the Democratic presidential candidate Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) won voters 29 and younger by just nine percentage points, Obama won them by 34 points — 66 percent …

  • Reason No. 3475 Why the GOP Isn’t Doing so Hot with Young People

    I feel a little nit-picky making this post, but if you haven’t already appreciated these photos, I think you need to.  GOP Chairman Michael Steele had a photo shoot with his interns — and they wonder why the Republican Party has difficulty getting the youth vote these days. Here’s one of the…best…ones: And here’s one …