A survey of children ages 13 to 17 finds that America’s teens are almost as politically disillusioned and pessimistic about the nation’s divisions as their parents.READ MORE: Is DFW The New Mecca For High School Hoops?
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The poll from the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that 8 in 10 teens feel that Americans are divided when it comes to the nation’s most important values. Six in 10 say the country is headed in the wrong direction.
Fifty-six percent of all teens surveyed believe America’s best days are ahead. That compares to 52 percent of adults in an AP-NORC poll conducted in June 2016 who said the nation’s best days are behind it.MORE NEWS: Postal Service Says Its Ready To Deliver This Holiday Season With New, Faster Sorting Machines
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