voting http://kalw.org en Showing politicians the finger! http://kalw.org/post/showing-politicians-finger <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Whenever India goes to the polls the world takes notice. Some of the wonder is just about the sheer &nbsp;mind boggling scale of it.&nbsp; The election going on right now from April </span>7<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &nbsp;until May 12</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for example will involve 930,000 polling stations across India.</span></p><p>Sandip Roy goes to the polls.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:22:47 +0000 Sandip Roy 42389 at http://kalw.org Showing politicians the finger! Youth Radio: Is there a youth enthusiasm gap in voting? http://kalw.org/post/youth-radio-there-youth-enthusiasm-gap-voting <p></p><p>In 2008, 18- to 29-year-olds voted in record numbers. Turnout this election was expected to be way down among that age group&nbsp;–&nbsp;a voting bloc known as the Millennials&nbsp;–&nbsp;but their numbers were on par with four years ago. Mitt Romney received 37 percent support from young people, about 7 points higher than John McCain, and Barack Obama clinched 60 percent of the youth vote this time around.</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 00:48:03 +0000 Sayre Quevedo 19283 at http://kalw.org Youth Radio: Is there a youth enthusiasm gap in voting? Today is the last day to register to vote! http://kalw.org/post/today-last-day-register-vote <p>If you haven’t yet registered to vote, today is your last chance to do so! You must register by midnight tonight in order to vote in the November 6 election.</p><p>You can register for the first time, update your registration, or sign up to vote by mail at the California Voter Registration <a href="http://registertovote.ca.gov/">website</a>. If you are submitting a voter registration application by mail, it must be postmarked with today’s date – or you can hand it in to your <a href="http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/elections_d.htm">local elections office</a> in person.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 22:10:55 +0000 Audrey Dilling 18342 at http://kalw.org Today is the last day to register to vote! Youth voters: can Obama re-energize them? http://kalw.org/post/youth-voters-can-obama-re-energize-them <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F58932510&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;callback=reqwest_0&amp;_=1346964023218" width="450"></iframe></p><p></p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Bianca Brooks 16295 at http://kalw.org Youth voters: can Obama re-energize them? Young Democrats talk about voting http://kalw.org/post/young-democrats-talk-about-voting <p>http://youtu.be/e-cN3Gojbm8</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 20:11:59 +0000 Denise Tejada & Malachi Segers 16293 at http://kalw.org