Wacky Senator Vasconcellos' wacky legislation now available
The bill that would lower California's voting age to 14 is now available online. It seems pretty straightforward, except perhaps the use of the word "authorize" in the following section:
Existing provisions of the California Constitution authorize a
United States citizen 18 years of age and a resident of this state to
See the prior coverage of this proposal here.
This is much more than just wacky legislation from a wacky legislator. See that post for the details. Lots of bloggers have covered this story, and all of them have covered it like they would a Reuters Oddly Enough story. Even the AP - yes, the AP - was more clued into what this is really about.
Link to the new legislation via SoCal Law Blog.