"Grand Old Party for a New Generation" - College Republicans ReportSubmitted by Michael Nystrom on Tue, 06/04/2013 - 13:37
Heard the story on NPR yesterday while driving around, that's how I know about it.
You are going to have to change. That message came earlier this year from a 20-something independent voter taking part in a political focus group. She was talking about the Republican Party. And on the whole, young Republican voters seem to agree the party needs to change its image.
Today, the College Republican National Committee released a report looking into why the GOP fared so badly with voters under 30 in the 2012 election. And the group's National Chair, Alex Smith, joins us in the studio to talk about it. Welcome, Alex.
Major takeaway: Young people don't understand what "Big Government" means, or even that it is bad.
Link to full report, for those interested.
Politico story on the matter.
For those interested. I didn't see it posted here.