Republicans are pointing fingers after President Donald Trump’s dismal performance with young voters in the 2020 election, Politico reported.
In a number of key states, Politico noted, “the erosion was considerable.” Compared to 2016, Trump lost ground in Arizona, Florida, Wisconsin, several other states. In Pennsylvania, Biden won the 18-to-29 voter group by 20 points, an 11 point surge from Hillary Clinton’s margin in 2016.
There is plenty of blame to go around in the Politico deep dive. Aside from the obvious point that Trump is not someone who appeals to young voters, the report cites a series of factors as having played into the collapse in the MAGA youth vote: