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EXPLAINER | Why young voters might decide the US presidential elections

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US voters, aged 18 to 30, are turning out in record numbers to vote in this year's presidential elections, with many commentators saying this group holds the key to who will ultimately take the presidency. 

President Donald Trump will take on former vice president Joe Biden for the US presidency on 3 November. 

While the largest portion of voting typically takes place on the day itself, this year a record number of people have voted ahead of time or by mail in light of the coronavirus pandemic. 

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