Check out our campaign to extend voting rights to 17 year old New Yorkers. Take action today by calling your state senators and assemblymembers to tell them why you support a lower voting age and the 'Young Voter Act' (A.6839).Read More
We're working with Raise the Age NY to raise the age of criminal responsibility in New York State.
"New York is one of only two states in the country that have failed to recognize what research and science have confirmed – adolescents are children, and prosecuting and placing them in the adult criminal justice system doesn’t work for them and doesn’t work for public safety."- Raise the Age NY
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Right now we're working on electoral reform. We plan to increase voter turnout across the state by making voter pre-registration available to 16-year-olds. This bill would help increase youth engagement in our political system, and help people prepare young people for the duties of being a citizen. Here's how you can help out.