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Midterm Elections–Who Can Vote?

Disenfranchised Voters Infographic Elections have consequences for all of us, but there are Americans, who are not allowed to vote. With midterm elections next week, almost six million Americans are disenfranchised from voting. It does not matter if, the former inmates are again productive members of society, who pay taxes. Only states decide who can […]

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Can Former Inmates Vote?

Disenfranchised Voters Infographic Elections have consequences for all of us, but there are Americans, who are not allowed to vote. Almost six million Americans are disenfranchised from voting, even if the former inmates are again productive members of society, who pay taxes. Only states decide who can vote–not the Federal government. There are states, who […]

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Can Former Inmates Vote?

As the infographs presented by PrisonPath show below, the United States, through state laws, prohibits approximately 5.85 million Americans with felony convictions (or individuals on parole or probation) from voting. If our disenfranchised were citizens of Australia, Spain, France, Ireland or Germany, they would have the freedom to vote. Florida leads the nation in disenfranchising […]

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Virginia Restores Felon’s Voting Rights

Last week, Virginia’s Gov. Terry Mcaullife, by executive order, released the shackles of “No Voting for life,” from released felons. Before the Governor’s executive order, felons could never vote in Virginia even after completing parole or probation. Gov. Mcaullife used his executive power because the Virginia’s Republican dominated Legislature opposed legislation to restore their voting […]

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