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17-year-olds may vote in Primary


Last updated 2/19/2020 at 2:44pm

A change in state voting protocol will allow some 17-year-olds to vote in both the Presidential Primary on March 3 and the State Primary Election on June 30. Colorado is one of just 17 states that allow this added level of accessibility. The Clerk and Recorder’s Office urges these teens and their parents to learn how they may participate.

“This is the first year 17-year-olds are eligible to participate in Colorado’s two Primaries,” said Clerk Chuck Broerman. “We want every citizen who is eligible to make their voice heard in our democratic process in this important election year...

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