Monthly Newsletter | December 2012

The First Monthly Newsletter is Here! Since the election of new leadership took place at the Frank and Bethine Church Gala in February 2012, the Idaho Young Democrats have come a long way! With major restructuring happening throughout 2012, we are now driving a reemerging organization with great potential to make positive political impact in Idaho. Our mission to engage the…

YP4 Accepting Fellowship and Leadership Academy Nomitations

Young People For is now accepting nominations for both its yearlong fellowship and campaign leadership development academy. Both programs seek to train and develop the next generation of young progressive leaders and activists. To submit a nomination and/or application, visit the YP4 Fellowship nomination form, or the YP4 Front Line Leaders Academy nomination form. *Self nominations are appropriate and encouraged.
Young voters are back stronger than ever!

Young voters are back stronger than ever!

Why the Youth Vote Mattered in Obama Reelection by Lizzie Crocker , Abby Haglage Nov 8, 2012 4:45 AM EST Headlines suggested the 18- to 29-year-old vote was no longer relevant in the 2012 election, but they were wrong. Comprising a record 19 percent of the electorate, young people were a key demographic. Here’s why they didn’t pick Romney. This year, America lost faith…