Bake the political report: “GenZ/Millennial voters (defined as those aged 18-41), not only went to higher levels than they did in 2018, but they were the only age group that increased its support for Democratic candidates beginning in 2018.”
“After 2008, many assumed that Obama’s personal connection to young voters would transfer to Democratic Party candidates in subsequent elections. This does not happen. Instead, what seems to be driving young voters to the polls is not love, but anger. In 2018, the presence of Donald Trump in the White House was a motivating factor for these voters. In 2022, anger over the decision to abort was the most likely catalyst for turnout.