CIRCLE (The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement)
conducts research on the civic and political engagement of young Americans.
The Center for Information & Research on Civic Learning and Engagement

187,000 Young Voters Participate in Virginia Primaries; 137,000 in Maryland Primaries

February 10th, 2008
Tweet
Share
Email to a Friend

February 2008

logo

Washington, DC – 16 percent of eligible Virginia citizens under the age of 30 participated in the Virginia primaries, according to preliminary analysis by CIRCLE. 15 percent in the Maryland primaries.

Find more analysis in our 2016 Election Center. For regular updates in your Inbox about youth and the 2016 election, sign up for CIRCLE's monthly E-Update here.

One Response to “187,000 Young Voters Participate in Virginia Primaries; 137,000 in Maryland Primaries”

  1. Jensen Says:

    I’m not sure why anyone showed up since the vote is meaningless. Michigan was stripped of its delegates, the people that showed up voted only for the sake of voting, their voice won’t even be heard.