Explain Why The Driving Age Should Stay At 18

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Because of safety concerns, many states have increased the age at which teens can begin to drive. Driving is very important. It allows someone to get where they need to be without having to depend on others to take them there. It also requires responsibility. In order to drive, you have to be safe and follow the laws. I think the driving age should stay at 16 because that is the age teenagers can get a job, teenage years are when friendships are very important to build, and parents are not always available to do all of the driving. Sixteen is the age that a teenager can get a job. At that age, getting a job is very important for a teenager because it teaches responsibility. However, parents also work and are not always able to drive their

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