Historic Measure Almost Passes

More than 172,000 Votes to Extend Voting Rights to 16-year-olds for Municipal Elections

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Counting down the top 16 reasons for Vote16, in the 16 days before an historic election.

16 Reasons to Lower the Voting Age

How has this worked in Maryland? A Case Study

Our latest report looks at the effects of 16- and 17-year-old voting in the innovative Maryland cities that have implemented the change. 

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We're Young. We Care. We Want to Vote.

“Extending voting rights to 16- and 17-year-olds is simply the right thing to do.” Read this powerful op-ed from two D.C. high school students in the Washington Post. 

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What's New?

Catch up on the latest news and stories about lowering the voting age. 

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Young Voices at the Ballot Box

Vote16USA is a national campaign, organized by Generation Citizen, that aims to support campaigns to lower the voting age on the municipal level, help start new campaigns, and promote the idea on a national level. 

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