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https://www.history.com/topics/united-states-constitution/the-26th-amendment

Feb 16, 2010 ... The 26 Amendment lowered the legal voting age in the United States ... “The reason I believe that your generation, the 11 million new voters, ...

https://history.house.gov/HistoricalHighlight/Detail/37022

Jul 1, 1971 ... Endorsed by Speaker Carl Albert of Oklahoma, the amendment passed the House by a vote of 401 to 19, on March 23, 1971. The state ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twenty-sixth_Amendment_to_the_United_States_Constitution

The Twenty-sixth Amendment (Amendment XXVI) to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from using age as a reason for denying the right to vote to ... National Constitution Center – The 26th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Retrieved June 3, 2019. ^ United States Government ...

https://constitutioncenter.org/interactive-constitution/interpretation/amendment-xxvi/interps/161

The Senate Report accompanying the Twenty-Sixth Amendment explained that it was proposed for three main reasons. First, “younger citizens are fully mature ...

https://prologue.blogs.archives.gov/2013/11/13/records-of-rights-vote-old-enough-to-fight-old-enough-to-vote/

Nov 13, 2013 ... Cast your vote for the 26th Amendment to be displayed first in the new ... D. Eisenhower and Lyndon B. Johnson both championed the cause.

https://americanhistory.si.edu/democracy-exhibition/vote-voice/getting-vote/sometimes-it-takes-amendment/twenty

The Twenty-Sixth Amendment establishing eighteen as the legal voting age was ratified in 1971. 26th Amendment Ratification Form. View object record.

https://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-07-01/old-enough-to-fight-old-enough-to-vote-the-26th-amendments-mixed-legacy

Jul 1, 2016 ... Photos: 26th Amendment Drops Voting Age (iStock Photo) ... "The reason I believe that your generation, the 11 million new voters, will do so ...

https://www.thoughtco.com/the-26th-amendment-4157809

Oct 14, 2019 ... The 26th Amendment bars the government from using age as a ... “The reason I believe that your generation, the 11 million new voters, will do ...

https://study.com/academy/lesson/what-was-the-26th-amendment.html

The 26th Amendment was passed in 1971, lowering the voting age from 21 to 18. In this lesson, learn about what led to the creation of this...

https://www.quora.com/What-are-the-reasons-why-the-26th-Amendment-was-ratified

The short answer is that when the 26th Amendment was proposed and ratified, 1971, the country was still drafting young men and sending them off to war (in ...