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VA Governor's Race: Young Voters Stayed Home

Posted Nov 03, 2009 at 11:13 AM
Maurice Berger, Political Director, PollTrack

According to exit polls, only 10% of young voters showed up in Virginia today, versus 20% in last year's election. Again, bad news for Democrat Deeds. Another issue: does this drop off--as well as the loss of independent voters--also suggest a weakening of the Obama coalition?