Excerpt: While John McCain lost white voters younger than 30 by 10 points, Romney won those voters by seven points, a 17-point shift.
Attention Stuart Stevens, take a look at these population projections from Pew Research.
- 19% will be an immigrant in 2050.
- Latinos, the largest U.S. minority group, will triple in size and account for most of U.S. population growth through 205
- The non-Hispanic white population will become a minority by 2050. (47%)
And these birth rate statistics. Despite the recent decline, foreign-born mothers continue to give birth to a disproportionate share of the nation’s newborns, as they have for at least the past two decades.
And while we're at it.