The millennials are coming. finds that millennial voter interest in the midterms, which lagged older generations in '10 and '14, is now on par with gen X and Boomers
62% of Millennial registered voters say they prefer the Democratic candidate for Congress in their district this fall, a higher share than in previous midterms
The gap between Millennials and other generations in midterm congressional vote is wider so far in the #2018Midterms cycle than in previous midterm years.
Millennial voters continue to have the highest proportion of independents of any generation
Millennial voters continue to have the highest proportion of independents of any generation
I'm late to this, but these numbers of millennials and the midterms from are :eyes emoji: Generic ballot among millennials: 62% Democrat 29% Republican Compare that to the 50% to 41% Democratic edge back in 2014.
Millennials are the most Democratic generation, when their partisan leanings are taken into account
Party affiliation, by age group: • Millennials: 59% Dem vs. 32% GOP • Gen X: 48% Dem vs. 43% GOP • Boomers: 48% Dem vs. 46% GOP • Silent: 43% Dem vs. 52% GOP
Millennials lean Democratic in their #2018Midterms preferences, while older generations are more divided