New Florida Voter Purge Should Come As No Surprise
Here we go again. Another tight presidential election, another
The process raises uncomfortable comparisons to the Jeb Bush-era error-ridden felon list. That purge list was used to prevent thousands of legitimate voters from casting ballots in the 2000 presidential election -- an election decided by 537 votes.
Detzner claims 180,000 registered
Obviously, noncitizens don't have the right to vote and shouldn't. But local supervisors of election are wondering about the suspicious timing of this purge and the imperfections in Detzner's list. Already some of the 2,700 noncitizens on the verified purge list are proving to be citizens. Which leads to the question of whether this is a pure effort to clean up the voter rolls or is there an element of suppressing minority votes?
The same can be said for all the dead people voting in
This is part of a pattern. Republicans actively gin up voter fraud claims to justify turning voting into an obstacle course to dissuade Democratic leaning constituencies. It's what happened in
The law so impacted minority voting that the
Trust on election issues is something
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