news archive - June 2009
Don’t dither with devolution for votes at 16, just do it!
The Votes at 16 Coalition has called for Government action on voting age reform. This was in response to a Government-backed Youth Citizenship Commission report on lowering the voting age. The Youth Citizenship Commission was announced by the Prime Minister …read news article
The Prime Minister confirms support for Votes at 16. June 3, 2009
Gordon Brown has restated his commitment to Votes at 16 in a BBC interview on the Andrew Marr Show. Most of the discussion was, not surprisingly, about MPs’ expenses – but in talking about how he wanted to solve these …read article