Gen Y Politician, Age 30, Jon Ossoff

. Millennials ran for Congress even in Republican districts, such as Jon Ossoff, age 30 (as was his campaign manager). In his victory speech in the election that put him in a run-off with a Republican, he repeated Millennial themes, stating, “We will change the world;” “Bring it on, we are courageous and humble and know how to fight;” “people power;” “we reject fear and scapegoating, we choice to love one another.”[i]

[i] http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=jon+ossoff+victory+speech+youtube&view=detail&mid=92614D77C9E191A3BF0392614D77C9E191A3BF03&FORM=VIRE

http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=jon+ossoff+victory+speech+youtube&view=detail&mid=92614D77C9E191A3BF0392614D77C9E191A3BF03&FORM=VIRE

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