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March 30, 2016
"Anything that this body can do to increase voter turnout; not only is it helpful and makes our republic a little bit more effective and more efficient, but also that our young people's voices are heard and are active participants in their government," said Assemblymember Victor Pichardo as he speaks in support of legislation that would allow 17-year olds to vote in presidential primaries, so long as they will be 18 by the time of the general election. A.0504