Democrats continue to seek new voting blocs amid their declining support from working-class voters. Extra to looking for ways to confer voting rights upon illegal aliens and foreign nationals, some Democrats are seeking ways to add high-schoolers to their ranks.
The Boston City Council approved a petition last week to allow juvenile residents to vote in municipal elections. Critics have suggested that the petition, which may still be killed at the state level, may be less about suffrage and more about potential partisan gains.
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In a 9-4 vote with leftists composing the majority, the Boston City Council approved a petition on Nov. 30 that would allow 16- and 17-year-old residents to vote in municipal elections. Read more…