It’s primarily something for small communities, John Lepouras – not national elections.
Let’s say you run a town of 2000 people. In small towns with lots of families, the issues of younger people are important to have a functioning community with less crime. Remember: most crime is committed by bored teenagers because they have no responsibility. They’re not allowed to.
Give them _some_ input that’s more than a pat on the head.
Also, they’re driving at this point. They can drive 2000 lb death machines but can’t vote? Seems silly.