The Money Race: NY Students and Their Support for the Democratic Candidates

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Much has been said about the tremendous support Bernie Sanders has among young people. Take the New York primary: While Sanders lost by 16% in total, he received 65% of the young vote (the 18 to 29-year olds), according to exit polls.

Judging from this, a vast majority of college-aged New Yorkers voted for Sanders.

In New York, the Brooklyn-native also received a high amount of donations from students. But they didn’t have the same impact as those Hillary Clinton received from the same group, as a Lady Liberty Votes-analysis of filings with the Federal Election Commission shows.

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Millennials for Hillary

On Monday, I went to a bar night for young Hillary supporters (read about it here). Turns out not every young person on the planet is feeling the Bern. And they can tell you why.

With Diego Lynch