Is There a Military Vote?

… [Jason] Dempsey decided to do his own research into the opinions of soldiers, documented in his book, “Our Army.” He found the rank and file vote at lower rates than civilians. …

“The majority of the military is made up of young men—the 18-25 year old demographic,” says Dempsey. “And I can tell you, there’s a lot of things that young men in that age group are passionate about. Politics isn’t one of them.” [cont.]

Arun Rath, PRI’s The World