Why young voters should and probably will vote against Obama

“Ask not what your country can do for you,” John F. Kennedy famously counseled. “Ask what you can do for your country.” When it comes to the youth vote, Barack Obama’s actions over the past four years suggests he has modified the last half of that quote to read, “Ask again what you can do for me.”

…In the three and one half years that he has been in office, the number of 16-to 24-year-olds who were gainfully employed has shrunk from 56% down to 48.9%. In the last 12-month period, unemployment among Millenials as a whole has never been lower than 16% and in the recent months has been headed back up toward 17%…

More via >>  Howard Portnoy >> The Greenroom.

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