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On January 5, the City Council in Mount Rainier, Maryland, voted unanimously to allow 16-year-olds to vote in city elections. Four other cities in Maryland—Takoma Park, Hyattsville, Greenbelt, and Riverdale Park—already allow 16-year-olds to vote in city elections, making Maryland a national leader in the campaign to lower the voting age to 16.Visit Route 1 Reporter to learn more.  Voter Education Week Young adults will be the nation’s largest voting bloc in the upcoming election and the National Voter Education Week plans to equip them with