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Say Yes to Second Chances - Petition


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting rights, second chances, petition, disenfranchisement, felony, Florida, Kentucky, Iowa, Virginia )

Sheryl
- 654 days ago - action.citizen.org
1.5 million people in Florida are excluded from voting because of prior felony convictions. Only 4 states Florida, Iowa, Kentucky, and Virginia apply a lifetime ban on voting if a person received a felony sentence. Convicted of having marijuana is felony



   

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JL A (281)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 1:07 pm
s&n; thanks for posting Dandelion
 

Pat B (356)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 1:25 pm
Signed,
TY, Dandelion for post.
 

Lone F (58)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 2:42 pm
Noted and signed - thanks Dandelion!
 

David C (75)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 2:44 pm
good, idea, thanks, signed
 

Lisa M (15)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 2:44 pm
Signed previously. via email.
 

Trish K (29)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 2:51 pm
If they have done their time they are Free Citizens and able to live as such including Voting.
One more reason I will never move to Florida.
 

Animae C (508)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 3:29 pm
Signed

TY Dandi
 

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 4:08 pm
S&N, Thanks
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 4:44 pm
Signed & Noted, Thank you
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Tuesday August 1, 2017, 11:26 pm
Shared petition over social media
 

Judy C (91)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 1:16 am
Signed & tweeted. Thanks Dandelion.
 

S J (124)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 1:22 am
Yes! Meows
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 1:42 am
Signed thx Dandelion
 

Ben O (131)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 6:46 am
Signed
 

Winn A (179)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 6:47 am
Signed
 

Victoria P (110)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 12:11 pm
Signed with thanks ~♥~
 

Raleigh k (357)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 9:42 pm
noted signed ty, Dandelion
 

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday August 2, 2017, 11:50 pm
Petition signed. Thanks Dandelion
 

Mary T (356)
Thursday August 3, 2017, 6:51 pm
Thank you Dandelion - signed & noted
 

Bryan S (105)
Thursday August 3, 2017, 7:08 pm
Signed. There really should be a movement to make it a federal law that states can't decide to take this right away from people. In the 2000 election part of the way they scrubbed thousands of Florida voters off the ballots was to deny people who had moved to Florida and had served time for a felony in another state, even though their right to vote had been restored (according to Greg Palast).
 

Jolene Pope (7)
Thursday August 3, 2017, 8:22 pm
Signed. Thanks.
 

Arild Warud (174)
Friday August 4, 2017, 2:48 am
Signed.
 
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