The Rising American Electorate, which includes millennials, minorities and women, could have a major impact on elections in 2018 and beyond.
Democratic politicians need to resist voter suppression and engage with black communities outside election time.
Social media platforms helped young people sign up to vote but turnout worries linger.
They could be decisive to the vote, but they have very low levels of voter turnout.
Gubernatorial and state legislative races were significant to watch for signs of shifting political attitudes.
California Governor Jerry Brown has registered to vote everyone with a driver's license.