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Vox Pop Hour 2 : Youth Economic Aspirations : 04/18/11


Albany, NY – A new poll of young adults suggests that making it in life will be tougher for them, but they're still pretty happy. The survey finds that 90 percent of Americans between the ages of 18 and 24 expect to find careers that will bring them happiness, if not wealth. More than 4 in 10 of the young people polled by The Associated Press and Viacom predict it will be tougher to raise a family and afford the lifestyle they want. On this edition of Vox Pop, WAMC's Ray Graf speaks with listeners about the reality of the American dream