This morning’s reminder that there is hope for democracy comes from two charts in Governing‘s article on the prospect of younger voters affecting election outcomes.
Millennials and Generation Z will constitute a majority of eligible voters in time to elect Joe Biden’s successor in 2028. 56% of Millennials and 77% of Generation Z are inclined to elect Democrats to Congress.
Justice can’t wait for Trumpists to die off and be outnumbered by sensible younger people. But the demographic shift should help our politics get back on the right course.