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We made history!
Young voters showed up in 2020 like never before! Center for Information & Information on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE) projects that 54% - 56% of eligible voters age 18-29 participated in the 2020 election, an increase from 44% in 2016. Learn more about this impacts of young voters here.
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KNOW BEFORE YOU VOTE!

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For many voters, it can feel overwhelming to navigate and make sense of the endless amount of information that will spread across social media feeds during an election but relying on information literacy concepts can make a difference. Steely librarians have compiled the Top Ten Tips & Resources to be Information Literate
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NKU Political Science Professor Michael Baranowski, Chase Professor Ken Katkin and four colleagues from around the country discuss politics, policy and elections in their monthly, one-hour podcast.  COVD-19, policing, immigration, and the conventions have been among their recent topics. Listen to current and archived podcasts.
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Make a voting plan
Now that you're registered, make a plan on how you're going to vote! It's important to think about how you will cast your ballot before election so you can identify and avoid any potential barriers to casting your vote. 
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it's your democracy.
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Young people between the ages of 18-24 are the least likely to vote, according to the PEW Research Center. You can change that: become an informed voter. 
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  • Why don't young voters vote? NKU is partnered with Tufts University's CIRCLE project to find out.
  • Which states rock with young voters? Rock the Vote ranks the states and invites you to get involved.
  • Learn about When We All Vote, a non-profit nonpartisan organizations on a mission to increase participation in every election.  

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