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In Colorado, Younger voters lag behind in mailing back Colorado ballots

Colorado voters under 40 have returned just a fraction of their mail-in ballots for the upcoming election when compared to older voters, according to new numbers out Wednesday from the secretary of state.

As of 7:40 Wednesday morning, 174,539 Coloradans had already returned their ballots, most of which were mailed out last week. That number grew exponentially from the approximately 36,000 who had returned ballots as of Monday.

But only 12 percent of the ballots returned so far have come from voters under age 40, and voters aged 18-25 have returned only 2.7 percent of the total number of ballots.


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