Treat Millennials as Adults in 2014

January 15, 2014

How can President Barack Obama regain his rock-star status with the Millennial generation? That’s a question that weighs heavily on the White House after a poll released this month shows that Millennials are turning on Obama.

Here’s an idea that I bet isn’t getting much play in the West Wing: How about in 2014, the President start treating Millennials like adults instead of adult children? Even better, he could support policies that will enable more Millennials to lead adult lives by getting jobs and becoming financially independent.