Does President Obama’s re-election campaign depend on the youth vote?
Americans are polarized like never before as we head into the 2012 presidential campaign, and the greatest dividing line of all seems to be age. Indeed, President Obama has astoundingly consistent support from Americans less than 30 years old, the so-called Millennial generation, but is it enough to deliver the White House again?
For more on why Obama’s campaign narrative will focus on special appeal to this generation read Ruy Teixeira’s “Why Obama’s Re-election Campaign Will Depend on the Youth Vote,” here.
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