DemocracyThe impact of Millennials and Gen Z on the outcome of this election hinges on two key factors that data have indicated the country is likely to see: a sizable swing in youth voter choice and a sharp increase in voter turnout.
DemocracyThe consistency of voting data among 18- to 24-year-olds suggests that systemic issues, rather than generational issues, are limiting young people’s civic participation. Preregistration, automatic voter registration, and lowering the voting age to 16 for local municipal elections are promising systemic solutions.
DemocracyWith all eyes on the 2020 election, every candidate and campaign wants to know the secret to victory in November. The answer may be votes of Millennials and Generation Z.