Tories could back votes for 16-year-olds, senior party figures suggest (The Guardian)

A growing number of Conservatives now back votes for 16-year-olds, with senior Tories predicting that the party could change its stance on younger voters before the next election.

Senior Conservative backbencher Sir Peter Bottomley said it was a “question of when rather than if” the party would eventually back the policy.

Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/feb/15/tories-could-back-votes-for-16-year-olds-senior-party-figures-suggest

Tom Mauchline