INFONEWS.CO.ID ■ Ahead of the 2019 Presidential Election, on April 17, it cannot be separated from the influence of the figure of the Vice President who accompanied Joko Widodo and Prabowo Subianto. They are the figures of Mar'uf Amin and Sandiaga Uno.
Beginner voters, especially among high school students, vocational high school students or teenage workers - cannot be dammed when they are interested in a person who can perform well. Here's what they said about the two vice-presidential candidates we interviewed on Thursday (28/3).
Rizky (18), a teenager who lives in the East Jakarta area, bluntly calls the figure of Sandiaga Uno a special attraction. He wants future national leaders to be a combination of the older and younger generations. Don't be dominated by old people.
"I will not choose it wrongly, if I want to choose the figure of Sandiaga Uno. Because it is very representative of the millennial generation, "said Rizky who did not continue his studies and chose to work because of economic limitations.
The same thing was also affirmed by Indri (20), a girl from Bogor who claimed to be very well suited to the figure of the vice-presidential candidate Sandiaga Uno. It does not matter to the President from the old generation, but the Vice President must be from the young generation.
"I was present when Sandiaga Uno came to Hambalang. It seems that it is very suitable to be the Vice President, because it can represent the younger generation or millennials, "Indri said again.
Tikwo, a high school student in the city of Brebes, Central Java, also claimed he could not hide his admiration for the figure of Sandiaga Uno. Very suitable if accompanying Prabowo Subianto in this 2019 Presidential Election. Moreover, it can be called an ideal partner.
"I don't hesitate to choose partner number 02 in the 2019 presidential election later. "Since I was announced, I have liked Mr. Prabowo and Mr. Sandiaga Uno," he said, without hesitation.
Meanwhile, Darjito, representing teenagers from the city of Yogyakarta, confirmed his choice for the Prabowo-Sandi pair. Moreover, both of them have a brilliant future thinking. Because of that, there's no doubt about that.
"Mr. Prabowo is a genius. In the debate always convey smart thoughts. So, it is very feasible to lead Indonesia in 2019, "said Darjito, who is now studying at a private university in the Gudeg City.
The majority of young people from various regions also expressed the same thing. Among others, Ade (Medan), Rosadi (Surabaya), Erwin (Bali) and Sosa (Bandung). They want a young figure to take the lead in Indonesia in the upcoming 2019-2024 period.
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