Why do you have to be 18 to vote?

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If the children voted, they may make the wrong decision and the person they vote for may turn the area into a disaster if that person is elected. When you are 18, you will understand who and why you are voting for that person.
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Why the voting age is 18?

The voting age used to be 21. but the government changed it to 18 during the Vietnam war because many 18 - 20 year olds were sent into the war to fight, and it was only fair t

Why does Michigan have 18 electoral votes?

The number of electoral votes foreach state is equal to the sum of its number of Senators and itsnumber of Representatives in the U.S. House of Representatives.Based on the 20

What are the pros and cons of voting at 18?

The pro's are that you get to have say in what is happening in your community, and or state. The con's is probably that many people that turn 18 are still not fully mature.

Why is the Voting Age 18?

The voting age is set to 18 since at that age, people are allowed to serve the country. If they are allowed to serve the country at that age, they should be allowed to vote.

Why voting age should be 18?

It was 21 but by the time of the Vietnam War people argued that if you could be in the armed service at 18, you should be able to vote at 18

When did the vote go down to 18?

In 1971 by the 26th Amendment to the US Constitution.. This way because 18 year olds could be drafted into the Vietnam War but could not vote in the government they were figh
In History of the United States

When was the age to vote lowered to 18?

On June 30, 1971, Ohio becomes the 38th state to ratify the 26th amendment to the U.S. Constitution - lowering the voting age to eighteen.
In Politics and Government

Why age 18 to vote?

19 is too old. And 17? Come on man, get real.
In Law & Legal Issues

Why is voting started from 18 years?

voting starts at the age 18 because they are considered mature, responsible and can related to laws and voting for an official to run certain parts of the world.