A major American city may soon allow 16-year-olds to vote — and others could follow suit

Image: Voters Cast Ballots In The California Primary Election

A voter wearing a mask casts a ballot at a polling station in San Francisco City Hall on March 3.

San Francisco residents will cast ballots in November to determine not just who should be in the White House but also whether 16- and 17-year-olds should be allowed to vote in local elections.

A similar measure introduced in 2016 narrowly failed, with 48 percent of the vote, but local activists and organizers are confident that it will pass this time.

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