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16 Year Olds Research Paper

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We need to recognize that engagement takes time. Rushing youth enfranchisement would not solve political distress, but would only lower the portion of young people who vote. Some may argue that 16 year olds are allowed to get married and work, so they should be allowed to vote, but that does not mean they are responsible enough to do it. I feel that there are a lot of responsibilities when you are 16, 17, even the age of 18. I do want 16 year-olds to understand that they still have a lot to learn and not to grow up too quickly. 16 year-olds are too inexperienced as citizens and do not have the knowledge of the political views for our country. Most of the young people today engage in crazy behaviors, such things like under-age drinking, and
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