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Celebrity “Telethon for America” Urges Youth To Vote

Hollywood celebrities have stepped up to urge young people to cast their votes during the U.S. midterm elections on Tuesday, November 6.
According to Reuters, the elections will determine the control of Congress and many state governorships
On Monday over 50 actors, comedians and YouTube stars will host a two-hour, live-streamed telethon called “Telethon for America.”
During the first of its kind event, stars won\'t ask the public for money, but instead encourage people to vote.
Jane Fonda, Charlize Theron, Judd Apatow and many others are slated to participate in the non-partisan event aims at energizing youth voters.
Turnout in midterm elections is usually lower than in presidential elections and a Reuters poll found that in October only 25% of people aged 18-29 said they planned to vote—the lowest percentage of any age bracket.
Chelsea Handler said, \"They just think someone else is going to take care of it, it’s not their problem a
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