Pessimism may see lower Chinese youth turnout in GE14

Gan Pei Ling Briana Leong

Chinese voters contributed more than 50% of the popular vote won by Pakatan Rakyat in 2013. But combination of political fatigue and unimpressive politicians may see a lower turnout, especially among youth, in the next general election. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, November 28, 2017.

UNINSPIRED and pessimistic.

That’s how more politically aware Chinese Malaysian youth would describe the prevalent mood of their counterparts in the run up to the 14th general election that must be held by next August.

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  • A few lost Chinese vote is irrelevant except to MCA. The battle is Malay votes and Sabah Sarawak this GE and the issue is that its slow going for the opposition.

    Posted 4 years ago by Bigjoe Lam