He’s been consistently offering ‘free’ stuff to the young voter class that hardly pays taxes and would be worried about paying for the free stuff….
Bear in mind these younger Democrats do NOT vote in the same numbers that older Democrats do….
Sen. Bernie Sanders, who at 77 is the oldest 2020 contender, is the favorite among 18- to 29-year-old likely Democratic primary voters at 31%, according to a new poll by Harvard’s Institute of Politics (IOP) given first to Axios. Former Vice President Joe Biden follows in second place at 20%.
The big picture: Candidates with the most experience and name recognition are receiving more support among younger voters, as Hillary Clinton did at this point in the 2016 cycle. But we’re still 19 months out from the 2020 election, giving lesser-known candidates ample time to win over young people, as Sanders ultimately did in 2016.