According to U.S. Census Bureau statistics, 71% of Americans 65 and older voted in the 2016 Presidential election. This is an outstanding turnout compared to the 46% voting rate for 18-29 year olds in the same year. Keep it up, seniors! Because what we learn time and time again is that every vote counts. Of course, this is clear in small elections, but do you remember that the 2000 Presidential election between George W. Bush and Al Gore was ultimately decided by 537 votes? This is not to mention that once again, issues that could dramatically help or hurt seniors are up for debate.
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