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Why Should Millennials Do Not Vote?

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The Millennial Generation, born 1980 to 1999, is well known in today 's world. Some people say that the millennial generation is known as the generation who has always been told "you can be anything you want to be" without putting forth any effort to become someone. There is one characteristic that stands out to everyone today about millennials, and that is millennials not voting in elections. I, myself, as part of the Millennial Generation also do not understand this characteristic as well. We all question many decisions of others, but the millennial generation is being questioned for one of its many characteristics, "why do the majority of millennials not vote?"
There are three specific reasons as to why millennials do not vote in
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College graduates make more money, on average. They are more likely to look for information about politics, and they are more likely to have friends who vote (Bethany Brookeshire). Some millennials use the excuse that they will be "out of town" on election day but, they can also cast their vote via absentee ballot, which is a vote cast by someone who is unable or unwilling to attend the official polling station to which the vote is normally allocated. Each generation leaves it mark, do we as millennials want to be remembered for never making a difference in the presidential elections? In fact, millennials continue to have the lowest voter turnout of any age group. In the 2016 election between Trump and Clinton, only about 46 percent voted; compared to 72 percent of the Silent Generation. But, this election was unique for millennials considering it marked the first time essentially all the millennials in the United States are old enough to vote (Asma Khalid). The election showed significant cleavages in the youth electorate. Leading up to the election, polls showed that 67 percent of black youth and 36 percent of Latino youth were "scared" of the possibility of a Trump presidency. A majority of Trump 's young voters, on the other hand, were white. This group was divided along gender lines. Among white young adults, 46 percent of males supported Trump, while only 33 percent of females did. Looking beyond 2016, the millennial electorate is expected to impact how
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