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Why People Don't Vote

For the eighty million Americans who didn’t vote in November, government can feel distant. Non-voters tend to believe that things will go on just as they did before regardless of an election’s outcome.

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Poll: Despite Record Turnout, 80 Million Americans Didn’t Vote. Here’s Why

This episode: congressional correspondent Susan Davis, demographics and culture reporter Juana Summers, and senior political editor and correspondent Domenico Montanaro.

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For the eighty million Americans who didn’t vote in November, government can feel distant. Non-voters tend to believe that things will go on just as they did before regardless of an election’s outcome.

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Poll: Despite Record Turnout, 80 Million Americans Didn’t Vote. Here’s Why

This episode: congressional correspondent Susan Davis, demographics and culture reporter Juana Summers, and senior political editor and correspondent Domenico Montanaro.

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