Poll: Public Back Legal Drinking Age Limit

Twenty-one years after federal legislation made 21 the national minimum drinking age, Americans by a wide margin continue to support the restriction -- and three-quarters see underage drinking as a serious problem in their communities. Nearly eight in 10 Americans oppose lowering the drinking age in all states to 18. Even among young adults, age 34 and under, 73 percent oppose allowing 18-, 19- and 20-year-olds to drink alcohol. Part of the issue is that, although illegal, underage drinking...Full Story
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