Charlotte County’s youth are getting political

EDITOR’S NOTE: This extraordinary front-page article in Florida Weekly written by a young Charlotte County reporter documents the strides made by Young Democrats and All Rainbow and Allied Youth (ARAY). This is a “must-read” for every Charlotte County Democrat.

Forty-five percent of Charlotte County registered voters are Republican, compared to 27 percent Democrat, according to the office of Charlotte County Supervisor of Elections Paul Stamoulis. Among young registered voters (18 to 20 years old), that number drops to 30 percent Republican and 27 percent Democrat.

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