news archive - June 2008
Votes at 16 call by Scottish Government.
The Scottish Government has called for the voting age to be lowered to 16 and demanded the powers from Westminster to implement the change in Scotland. This would give 131,000 16- and 17-year olds in Scotland the vote. Bruce Crawford MSP, …read news article
Julie Morgan MP takes Votes at 16 to Westminster. June 9, 2008
On 8th June, the Votes at 16 Coalition took young campaigners to watch the second reading of Julie Morgan MP’s Voting Age (Reduction) Bill in the House of Commons.read article