MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — In this “Behind the Ballot” report, we take a look at how one group of voters is proving quite challenging for the candidates trying to reach them — the Millennials.
Coddled as kids, choking on student loan debt, fickle in their jobs and politics, social media savants: There are all characteristics of this powerful voting block of 18- to 34-year-olds who don’t have a lot in common with the candidates vying for their votes.READ MORE: Brooklyn Center Issues Last-Minute Curfew, 100 Protesters Arrested Friday Night
So, how do you get through to them? Not with TV ads, says 23-year old Mimi.
“I think they’re so dated. Just the other day, I was saying I can’t believe people still put money towards this,” she said.