voter purge

An election worker writes a name on the voter roll at a polling place. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Judge Won’t Halt Slimmer Fla. Voter Purge

A South Florida federal judge has refused to halt the state’s attempt to purge a handful of potentially ineligible voters from the rolls.


File photo of Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott Turns Voting Purge Into Fundraising Effort

Gov. Rick Scott and the Republican Party of Florida are turning the effort to remove non-citizens from voting lists into a political fundraising appeal and are attacking President Barack Obama, Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson, former Gov. Charlie Crist and others along the way.

CBS Tampa–10/03/2012

File photo of Governor Rick Scott (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Scott, Florida Renew Effort To Purge Ineligible Voters

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida officially renewed its hunt for ineligible voters on Wednesday, sending a new list of 198 people suspected of being non-U.S. citizens to county election officials and asking them to start […]

CBS Tampa–09/26/2012

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Federal Judge Rejects Request To Block Florida’s Voter Purge Of Non-Citizens

A federal judge is rejecting a request to block Florida’s controversial move to remove potentially ineligible voters.


Department Of Justice And FL Gov. Rick Scott Battle Over Controversial Non-Citizen Voter Purge

Lawsuit Calls Voter Purge Discrimination

Several groups of Floridians will rally outside a Miami courthouse asking Gov. Rick Scott to halt a contentious push to remove potentially ineligible voters from the rolls.


File photo of Florida Gov. Rick Scott. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Justice Department Sues Florida Over Voter Purge

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The governor’s contentious push to remove thousands of potentially ineligible voters from Florida’s lists has been met with a lawsuit from the Justice Department and handled very differently by the state’s independent election […]

CBS Tampa–06/12/2012

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