Nearly 6 in 10 young voters support bigger government — a worrisome statistic for conservatives who want to increase their presence on college campuses and among the under-30 crowd.
quote: mega sigh
According to the Pew Research Center, 59 percent of young voters think the government should do more — something only 44 percent of all voters support. On government-run healthcare, the most popular policy preference among young voters was to expand it.
I simply don't understand how they can be so vehemently against gubmint involvement in private life, but friendly and welcoming towards gubmint involvement in our economic decisions/choices.
Considering the fact that social and economic life are not mutually exclusive, it makes absolutely no sense to me.