Diverse, Disillusioned, and Divided: Millennial Values and Voter Engagement in the 2012 Election
By Robert P. Jones
Published: October 19, 2012.
With nearly two-thirds of younger Millennials (age 18-24) registered to vote, college-age Americans are a significant voting bloc. As the second installment of a two-part study, Public Religion Research Institute’s new 2012 survey gives voice to their voting preferences and voter engagement, views of the current state of government, and perspectives on affirmative action programs.