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Amendment 26

Voting Age Set at 18 Years Old

 

Amendment XXVI
Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States, who are 18 years of age or older, to vote, shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or any state on account of age.

Section 2. The Congress shall have the power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation.

 

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Discussion Questions:

  1. The voting age was changed from 21 to 18 with this amendment. Is this appropriate or should there be a different age for people to vote?

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