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Why Argentina's Macri flopped with young voters

Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 01:57

For many young voters in Argentina, talk of the pain surrounding the 2001 crisis was eclipsed by generous social benefits and subsidies under the Kirchners' that helped pluck their families from poverty. And now, greater numbers of youth are casting their ballots for left-leaning candidate Alberto Fernandez who has former President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner as his running mate.

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For many young voters in Argentina, talk of the pain surrounding the 2001 crisis was eclipsed by generous social benefits and subsidies under the Kirchners' that helped pluck their families from poverty. And now, greater numbers of youth are casting their ballots for left-leaning candidate Alberto Fernandez who has former President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner as his running mate.

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Why Argentina's Macri flopped with young voters

Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 01:57