• 2020 may have finally captured the elusive youth turnout - and the momentum could keep going

    23 days ago - By Business Insider

    University of Pittsburgh students with Biden/Harris signs and stickers, on Election Day, Nov. 3.
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    The 2020 election saw historic turnout across the board - and one crucial group showed up in a big way as young voters made their voices heard.
    Tufts' Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning & Engagement has tracked young voter turnout since 2001 and found youth voter turnout for 2020 was up at least 5% from 2016 - and maybe as much as 9%.
    In May, psychologist Jean Twenge told Business Insider that the pandemic could...
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