Lowering the voting age?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-29327912

This has already been touched on in an earlier blog post, but following Alex Salmond’s call for the voting age to be lowered for all elections, there has been a considerable amount of coverage of the implications of this – both for and against. This would be a good exam question (25 marks) for you to know how to answer – ‘should the voting age be lowered to 16?’

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