TITLE

I'm older, I'm angry, and I vote

AUTHOR(S)
Schwartz, Joe
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
American Demographics;Oct92, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the findings of a new survey on attitudes about the political system. Older adults most dissatisfied with political system; Anger of older voters could cost many politicians their jobs; Older adults vote at much higher rates than younger adults; More.
ACCESSION #
9301150080

 

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