Make America gray again: retirees rev up their buggies for Biden

In this key cohort in the battleground state where a previously unthinkable shift to the left is dividing locals

11 October 2020 - 18:54 By Josie Ensor

Wearing “Ridin’ with Biden” T-shirts and sporting Biden-Harris 2020 bumper stickers, hundreds of residents of the US’ largest retirement community tootled along in a convoy of golf buggies to deliver their ballots.

Such a large turnout for a Democratic presidential candidate would have been unthinkable four years ago here in The Villages, a traditionally conservative suburb of 125,000 pensioners in central Florida...

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