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A chart showing how each candidate did with the youth vote on Super Tuesday, with Bernie Sanders performing the best.
March 4, 2020
Youth participation and vote choice varies by state

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Mar. 4, 2020)On Super Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders continued to see the strong youth support he...

March 2, 2020
Significantly greater habitat loss occurs on private lands, indicating a need for more uniform conservation efforts

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 2, 2020)— Using more than 30 years of earth satellite images, scientists at Tufts University and the non-profit...

Two donut charts showing the voter share of young black voters and young white voters in the 2020 South Carolina primary.
March 1, 2020
Biden narrows gap among youth, big differences by race

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 1, 2020)—U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders continued to garner the support of young voters, especially young white voters...

February 26, 2020

BOSTON (February 26, 2020, 5:00 a.m., EST)—Middle-aged and older adults who drank sugary beverages daily were at greater risk of developing...

A donut chart of young voters in the 2020 Nevada caucuses shows that most supported Bernie Sanders, by a wide margin
February 24, 2020
Youth share of the vote strong in Nevada; overwhelming support for Sanders

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 24, 2020)Young primary and caucus voters continue to show overwhelming support for U.S. Sen....

A donut chart showing youth support for Democratic presidential candidates among young voters, with the largest portion supporting Sanders.
February 18, 2020
Need for more campaign outreach to mobilize support, especially among Latinos

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 18, 2020)Millennial and Gen-Z voters could be on track for a big turnout in the Texas primary...

A male student with a backpack walks out of Barnum Hall, a grey stone building with a red, white and blue balloon arch framing its door
February 13, 2020

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 13, 2020)–Tufts University’s Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic...