In 2008, Barack Obama moved many young voters to vote for the first time. But have they stuck around in 2012? With less than 50 days to go before the general election, Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney are battling for Florida’s young voters, who could make all the difference in the notorious swing state.
Alejandro Capote is a 20-year-old political activist and a junior at Florida State University in Tallahassee.
“I’m so grateful and honored to be here, a part of this country. I became a citizen last year. And this’ll be my first election," he said.