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American Forum: Are young voters talking back to President Obama?

American Forum

More than 100 Tweets were posted during the forum "Change Plus One," a discussion on Obama and young people.

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David Corn of Mother Jones Magazine speaks at an American Forum.

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VIDEO: Highlights from the Forum

Photo: The Oct. 13 American Forum featured people Twittering from the audience, and the stage.(Photo: Bill Petros)

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Professor Jane Hall's advanced reporting class interviewed several students and non-students to get their feelings on how the president is doing, health care, the economy and the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

More on Obama and the Youth Vote

The American Observer lets young voters interviewed by Jane Hall's Advanced Reporting class speak for themselves. Check out the interactive flash and videos.

Students in Dotty Lynch's class analyzed NBC News/Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and CBS News/New York Times (NYT) polls from late September and saw some erosion in support for Obama among young adults. Read analysis  (PDF)