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Oregon legislators float plan to lower voting age to 16

Several state lawmakers are introducing a bill that would ask voters to amend the Oregon Constitution to lower the voting age from 18 to 16 years old. Legislators held a press conference with high school students Monday at the Capitol to announce the legislation.

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#1 Debut Episode of Youth Saving Democracy

Youth Saving Democracy is podcast dedicated to promoting, assisting and empowering youth-led grassroots organizations and the policy agendas and candidates they champion. Host David Kromelow interviews Felix Brody of the March for Our Lives Boston Chapter and a leader in Vote16MA.

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Next steps for fostering civic engagement

On the heels of legislation enacted last fall aimed at promoting more civic engagement and civics education in Massachusetts schools, a group of 16- and- 17-year-olds is trying to push engagement one step further

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