Record number of millennials sign up to run for local office in 2018 midterms

By Elizabeth Beyer Medill Reports Grassroots organizations launched since the last national election to train young first-time candidates received thousands of requests for assistance. First time candidates under the age of 35 are taking on¬†entrenched incumbents in midterm races across the country. Many of them cited the outcome of the 2016 presidential election and lack […]