It does not appear to be a decisive factor for youth as they consider presidential candidates.
Several potential 2016 presidential candidates don't rate highly among youth who participated in the 2014 midterms.
Data from our exclusive pre-election poll highlights young people's attitudes toward the candidates and the election.
Our exclusive survey of young people after the 2016 presidential election reveals stark divides and opportunities for youth civic engagement.
In the Democratic primary race for the Massachusetts 7th District, Pressley drew support from precincts with more youth and people of color.
Bernie Sanders performed much better in places with a high concentration of college students.
The issue priorities of voters of different ages drove their vote choice in these important Democratic primaries.
Age, as well as race/ethnicity, influenced vote choice in the 2016 South Carolina democratic primary.
Explore all our analyses of youth turnout and vote choice in the Democratic and Republican 2016 primaries.
Across several highly competitive statewide elections, Democratic candidates performed better in counties with a high proportion of young people—especially youth of color.