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Should 16 year olds be allowed to vote?

Should 16 year olds have the vote? It's an idea being promoted by some PQ MNAs and will be debated when the sovereignist party meets next month.

We ask our listeners what they think? After all, 16 year olds are old enough to drive.

Callers overwhelmingly say no, and Quebec Solidaire MNA Amir Khadir is not convinced.



(photo: CP archives) Amir Khadir not sure a lower voting age is the way to go. He does want to increase voter turnout.)

 As for PQ leader Pauline Marois, LaPresse columnist Gilbert Lavoie says she has much bigger issues on her plate than letting 16 year olds vote.

Here's our discussion on Radio Noon: 

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