The Youth Vote

O'Brian, Tim
August 1972
New Republic;8/19/72, Vol. 167 Issue 6/7, p12
Focuses on the prospects of U.S. Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern in the U.S. Presidential elections. Importance of the votes of young voters to McGovern for winning the election; Assessment of the participation of young people in the presidential elections by the University of Michigan's Survey Research Center; Reference to the book "The Real Majority," by Richard Scammon and Ben J. Wattenberg; Plans of McGovern to launch a massive registration effort of the young people in his fall campaign.


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