"Neither political party has really articulated an economic vision that will address the challenges faced by young adults. The solutions we’re seeing are sort of recycled solutions from the past."

Aaron Smith, co-founder and executive director of Young Invincibles, speaking about Millennials at our Generations in the Next America symposium.  

"That’s a number you don’t often see."

Carroll Doherty, director of political research at the Pew Research Center, speaking at our Generations in the Next America event about Millennials and politics.  Follow our live blog.

Half of Millennials call themselves independent, versus 27% Democrats and 17% Republicans. But when you include those who “lean” toward one party or another, half identify with the Democratic Party versus 34% for the Republican Party.

In case you missed it: our latest survey on political party image, from the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press.

Where do you fit on the political spectrum and how do you compare to others?  Take our 12 question political party quiz, based on our national survey, and we’ll tell you where you fit on the political spectrum overall, as well as on economic and social issues.  

Where do you fit on the political spectrum and how do you compare to others?  Take our 12 question political party quiz, based on our national survey, and we’ll tell you where you fit on the political spectrum overall, as well as on economic and social issues.  

Judy Woodruff speaks with Andrew Kohut, President of the Pew Research Center, on the PBS NewsHour last night about the just released 2012 American Values Survey, looking at 25 years of American values and beliefs.  The partisan divide has reached a new high.  Read the report.  

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Test your knowledge of the major political parties by taking our short 13-question quiz. Then see how you did in comparison with 1,000 randomly sampled adults asked the same questions in a national survey.