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Votes at 16: democracy experts respond to Ed Miliband’s proposal

Grover, Sonja C., Mycock, Andrew, Rufo, Yasmin, Wilks-Heeg, Stuart, Hamilton, Vivian, Fox, Ruth, Dunleavy, Patrick ORCID: 0000-0002-2650-6398 and Cowley, Philip (2013) Votes at 16: democracy experts respond to Ed Miliband’s proposal. Democratic Audit UK (27 Sep 2013). Website.

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Ed Miliband used his speech to the Labour Party conference this week to announce his support for lowering the voting age to 16 for all UK elections. This follows the decision to allow 16- and 17-year-olds to vote in the Scottish independence referendum. In this post, Democratic Audit asks leading experts and practitioners to respond to Miliband’s proposal.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2013 The Author(s)
Divisions: Government
Public Policy Group
Subjects: J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2017 12:24
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 07:16

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