Young Voters with UMass Democrats & Republicans

It’s now essentially a two-man race for the Democratic nomination for president, with former Vice President Joe Biden holding a delegate lead over Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders in the primaries. The winner will face President Donald Trump in November.

During the election cycle, political pundits analyze voters of all age groups and demographics. Many members of Generation Z, or Gen-Z, will cast their first votes this year. What issues are on the minds of these young voters? Carolee McGrath sat down with UMass Republicans President Chad Cordani and UMass Democrats President Tim Ennis to hear what issues matter to young voters in 2020. 

Editor’s Note: The show host mistakenly identified college age voters as Millenials. Today’s college students are in fact, part of Generation Z. We regret the error.