Barack Obama had us. Hillary Clinton didn’t reach us. Donald Trump ignored us. Yet we, the millennial generation, make up 30% of the voting age population, and by 2020 we will be the largest voting bloc in America.

As of 2015, just under half of millennials were people of color, and trends show that this diverse electorate should lean Democratic. Obama’s 2012 multicultural, millennial coalition in the key states of Florida, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin, could have won Democrats the presidency this past November. …

Andrea Hailey

CIVIC ENGAGEMENT FUND is an inclusive, values-driven organization accelerating innovative grassroots groups and building diverse coalitions that empower voters.

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