Odds-n-Ends :: The Views of Millennials
The views of Millennials, according to the Generation Opportunity Poll
America and Opportunity:
54% believe America is on the wrong track, only 24 percent believe the United States is headed in the right direction.
77% of respondents (18-29) are delaying major life changes due to economic restraints.
54% agree they have "more opportunity" than their parents, and 27 percent think their children will have less.
56% agree with "American Exceptionalism" and over half indicated they are not optimistic about the country's future.
56% believe the wrong leadership is in Washington and 61 percent will vote on a candidate's record, not charisma.
31% of those 18-29 approve of Obama's handling of youth unemployment.
69% say political leaders do not reflect the interests of young Americans.
70% (net) would increase production of domestic energy sources like oil.
80% view China as a danger: economic threat (48 percent), both economic and military threat (28%), and military alone (4 percent).
22% (net) would decrease production of domestic energy sources like oil, natural gas, and coal.