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Youth Voting articles on Democracy Chronicles
Many policy areas specifically affect youth voting more than others such as education issues and the voting age. Ensuring their participation in democracy is critically important for a successful system. The general trend in lower voter turnout for youth is a disaster.
With a little help from liberal billionaire George Soros, state lawmakers seek to lower voting age to 17
Utah lawmakers would automatically register teen voters – then sell their personal information
The future of both major parties in doubt as unaffiliated youth voters indicate future of political balance
It’s up to Americans to seek the change they desire. Electing a president will not change America and make it perfect. We all have a voice, but the way in which we use it is what determines how much of an impact it makes.
It is a shame that youth voter turnout is so low in the greatest democracy in the world. It sickens me more to look at the voter turnout by my peers. Voting is single handedly the most important civic duty we as citizens have.
Kids from kindergarten through 12th grade are too young to vote but have been polled since 1940
Pollsters and campaigns have always found that youth vote forecasting is a problematic enterprise
The baby boomer generation of women is now outnumbered by the vitally important millennial women voter
If pop singer Katy Perry strips to encourage voting, it would certainly be a unique first in turnout battle