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How Biden and Trump are courting young voters

As many young voters are unenthused by the likely Biden-Trump rematch, these two elderly guys are ramping up efforts to court them by tapping into TikTok, sneaker fashion and other cultural touchstones.

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How Biden and Trump are courting young voters
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    The big picture

    Two old guys try new things to try to attract voters at least a half-century younger.

    Old men lace up: Biden, Trump try to keep up with Gen Z and millennials

    Old men lace up: Biden, Trump try to keep up with Gen Z and millennials

    Trump and Biden aren't always totally welcome in their efforts to reach young voters. Biden's new TikTok account has been flooded with criticism about Gaza, and Trump at one point was booed at SneakerCon.

    Between the lines

    This year, many are unenthused by the likely Biden-Trump rematch — and polls suggest the Israel-Hamas war has helped Trump slice into Biden's margin among voters 18-34.

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