Donegal Youth Council welcomes referendum plans on dropping voting age to 16


Youth Council 2The Donegal Youth Council is welcoming the Governments confirmation that a recommendation to lower the voting age from 18 to 16 will be put to referendum.

The Government has confirmed that a referendum will take place before 2015.

Donegal Youth Cllr, Molly McGinty said if the voting age is lowered, then more youth issues would be addressed: