Young voters’ enthusiasm for Democrats waned during midterms

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The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – Young voters who have been critical to Democratic successes in recent elections showed signs in November’s midterms that their enthusiasm may be waning.

That’s a potential warning sign for a party that will need their strong backing heading into the 2024 presidential race.

Midterm voters under 30 went 53% for Democrats compared with 41% for Republicans nationwide.

That was down from 2020, when such voters supported Joe Biden over his Republican predecessor, Donald Trump, 61% to 36%.

That’s according to AP VoteCast, a sweeping national survey of voters in November’s election.

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12/12/2022 12:34:38 PM (GMT -6:00)

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