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Florida Republicans Just Unveiled Their Devious Scheme to Get Out of Restoring Voting Rights to Former Felons
Credit: Florida State House of Representatives

Republicans on Florida's House of Representatives Criminal Justice Subcommittee approved a bill on Tuesday that requires felons to satisfy outstanding fines and penalties - fully - in exchange for re-enfranchisement, even if they are on a court-approved payment plan.

Florida voters restored voting rights by referendum last November for felons “who have completed all terms of their sentence, including parole or probation.”

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