Obama Campaign Looks to Re-energize Disenchanted Young Voters

College students and other young voters turned out to cast ballots for Barack Obama at historic levels in 2008, but whether they will show up in similar numbers to re-elect him remains an open question—one of great interest to both the president and his Republican rivals.

It would be almost impossible to sustain the record-setting level of enthusiasm seen among young voters who backed Mr. Obama in 2008, says Saladin Ambar, an assistant professor of political science at Lehigh