On June 9, 2020, Georgia held their primary election, which opened at 7 a.m. Complications included a long laundry list I won’t bore you with, but it’s obvious that Georgia has some work to do. So how can we remedy these issues? By understanding who to hold accountable.
In the upcoming election, Millennials and Gen Z will make up more than one-third of the eligible voting demographic. In theory, this would make young people a major deciding factor in the 2020 presidential election.
That is, if they vote.
The United States has one of the lowest rates of youth voter turnout in the world. The gap between 18- to 29-year-olds and those over 60, a common measuring stick, is more than twice as large here than it is in comparable democracies, like Canada and Germany.