During the 2016 primaries, Clinton won young voters in just two of the 27 states for which we have data.
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Explore all our analyses of youth turnout and vote choice in the Democratic and Republican 2016 primaries.
By: Elizabeth A. Bennion, Professor of Political Science at Indiana University South Bend and Host of WNIT’s Politically Speaking
Our full analysis of Donald Trump's performance with young voters in the primaries shows that youth generally preferred him less than other candidates.
By: Jill Bass & Meghan Goldenstein, Mikva Challenge
By: Joelle Gamble, The Roosevelt Institute
By: Liana Wang, High School Democrats of America
The issue priorities of voters of different ages drove their vote choice in these important Democratic primaries.
Guest Post – The Power of Youth-Led Organizations: Issue Organizing, Voter Engagement, and Leadership Development
By: Eric Braxton is the executive director of the Funders’ Collaborative on Youth Organizing