Government dismisses fresh bid for votes at 16

Adam Offord
Monday, November 7, 2016

The parliamentary voting age will not be lowered so 16- and 17-year-olds can have their say in general elections, the government's constitution minister has said.

Chris Skidmore said government has no plans to lower the voting age. Picture: Parliament TV
Chris Skidmore said government has no plans to lower the voting age. Picture: Parliament TV

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