As young people, we have immense power to change the mechanics of our society. However, this change cannot come about unless we exercise our right to VOTE! The 2015 local election and 2016 election will set the tone for our society for decades to come. We need to be proactive in having our voices heard and make or demands become reality.
***Deadline to Register is October 19th***
Below are some statistics on the Youth Vote.
More than 84 million Millennials will be over 18 in 2016.
12,000 Americans turn 18 every day.
The Millennial generation is the largest in our country’s history – bigger than even the Baby Boomers.
The Millennial generation is also the most diverse – 43% are people of color.
66,000 American Latinos turn 18 every month. 9
0% of American youth are online, with over 60% connected to the Internet while away from home. 90% of American Latinos under 29 consume information in English.
Millennials have the potential to be the largest voting bloc in our country but are voting at a fraction of their size, with an estimated 30 million young people staying home in 2012.
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For More information on local propositions, please visit The Coleman Action Fund Elections Alert
Source: Rock The Vote, September 9th, 2015Share this:EmailPrint