“Our poor, neglected and battered Constitution”

12/23/1970

George M. Montross of Detroit wrote to Congressman Emanuel Celler, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, in opposition to granting the vote to 18-year-olds. He argued that only the states, not the Federal Government, had the power to determine qualifications for voting.

National Archives, Records of the U.S. House of Representatives Reproduced with the permission of the U.S. House of Representatives


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