16 TO VOTE by YR Media

“The decisions that our elected officials and the important adults in our world make today will affect my generation’s future for the rest of our lives.”

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Pelosi says she backs lowering voting age to 16

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) voiced her support on Thursday for lowering the federal voting age to 16, telling reporters during a press conference that doing so would be a boon to voter engagement in the U.S.

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Should The Voting Age Be Lowered To 16?

State Representative Andy Vargas, co-introducer of the EMPOWER Act in MA, debates with Jennifer Braceras, senior fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum. Moderated by Jim Braude, a former Cambridge City Councilman that proposed a bill to lower the voting age for municipal elections in Cambridge.

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I believe that voting should be the centerpiece of civic education.

Oliver York

16, San Francisco

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