Alliance for Youth Action (@alliance4youth )

Alliance for Youth Action

Bio Uniting Americas unstoppable young people to strengthen our democracy, fix our economy & fight injustice. Local youth-led organizations growing power for real.
Location Washington, DC
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Account created 20-03-2017 22:30:45
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Android : Myth: Young people don’t vote.

Reality: We ARE voting! More & more in each election.

Here’s what you should know about how student voters can shape the next elections ⬇️🗳

Twitter Web App : 🚨 BREAKING 🚨 Leader McConnell just ATTACKED our movement for #DCStatehood on the Senate floor!

Hey Mitch— you’re damn right we will change the rules to stand up against the systemic racism that has disenfranchised Black & Brown Washingtonians for over 200 years.

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Twitter Web App : Poll workers. Election volunteers. Election Judges.
Lots of names. One purpose. 🗳️ Sign up today to ensure a safe and fair election for all: PowerThePolls.org/?source=AYO

Twitter Web App : For Democrats to win in November, Millennials and Gen Z have to show up to the polls.

We're working w/ Alliance for Youth Action to illuminate how Democrats can engage and activate young voters during this critical election.

Highlights from our first wave of research 👇👇 twitter.com/alliance4youth…

Twitter Web App : This is the beginning of a monthly polling series we will be doing with @Changepolls. Stay tuned for more!

Read the full poll results at allianceforyouthaction.org/campaigns/repo….

Twitter Web App : Also, young voters report seeing digital ads from the Republican Party or Trump campaign at the same rate as the Democratic Party or Biden campaign.

Twitter Web App : 43% of young, persuadable voters say they have NOT been contacted by the Democratic Party or Joe Bidens presidential campaign. Young people must be invested in if we want to win in November.

Twitter Web App : We also found that young Black and Latinx voters think in-person voting is more secure than voting by mail—a reminder that we must educate young people of color about voting by mail and the need to expand polling places and early vote to keep voting safe and accessible.

Twitter Web App : Coronavirus is affecting young people differently across racial groups. Young Black and Latinx voters are significantly more concerned about economic stressors and their health respective to young white voters.

Twitter Web App : Young people are fed up with generations of inaction and are looking for a candidate to put forth bold solutions. Joe Biden still has a lot of work to do to appeal to young voters—especially Gen Z.

Twitter Web App : We just released the results from our latest poll with Change Research on young persuadable voters in battleground states.

Here is what you need to know (a thread).

The #1 issue for young voters is systemic racism and discrimination.

Full poll results at allianceforyouthaction.org/campaigns/repo…