Young Voters 'We're Just The Change.' Hear Why Columbus Teens Are Excited About Voting By Karen Kasler • Sep 19, 2019 Karen Kasler / Statehouse News Bureau Year after year, the youngest voters always end up with the lowest turnout rate among all age groups. Despite that, students who are nearing 18 say they're committed and excited about voting. Could Younger Voters Sway Ohio's Midterms? It's Possible, But Not Likely By Karen Kasler • May 23, 2018 John Minchillo / Associated Press The latest school shooting in Texas has activists are calling on younger people to register to vote and cast ballots in the upcoming midterm elections. But historical stats show those calls may go ignored in Ohio.