Culver City, CA

Culver City, CA

Culver City students are meeting with local officials and working to build support for their initiative to lower the municipal voting age to 16. Because this initiative is in the early stages of development, their focus is primarily on community engagement and...
Brattleboro, Vermont

Brattleboro, Vermont

Young people in Brattleboro, VT are advocating on the local level for the “Youth Vote Amendment,” which would allow 16- and 17-year-olds to vote in town elections, to serve on the town school board, and to serve on the representative town meeting in...
Washington, DC

Washington, DC

Expanding Voting Rights in the District of Columbia Vote16DC, a coalition of DC youth, adult allies, and local organizations, is working  to extend voting rights to 16- and 17-year-olds in Washington, D.C. The coalition is supporting the Youth Vote Amendment Act of...
Sacramento, CA

Sacramento, CA

Youth leaders active in the Brown Issues organization are working on the beginning stages of a campaign to extend voting rights to 16- and 17-year-olds in Sacramento. First steps include educating youth about the issue, building a base of community support, and...
Illinois

Illinois

Vote 16 Illinois is a chapter of a nationwide, non-partisan organization to extend suffrage to sixteen- and seventeen-year-olds in municipal elections to cultivate lifetime civic participation among a new generation of Americans. Vote 16 Illinois Goals include:...