Florida law enforcement officials are reviewing whether or not two people may have broken the law by voting in two different states in a previous election.
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.
The Department of State will instruct elections supervisors to contact voters on a list of potential non-citizens and tell them they are eligible to cast ballots as part of a settlement reached Wednesday with groups who sued claiming the list purge was discriminatory because it mostly targeted Hispanics.
In Florida, where legions of retirees are so important to election outcomes, voters from seniors to young people express strong feelings about the future of Medicare. The debate is playing out in the presidential campaign as well as House and Senate races that will help determine the balance of power on Capitol Hill.
The state’s top election official said Tuesday that he expects Florida’s efforts to purge non-citizens from voter registration rolls to soon resume and be completed before the Nov. 6 general election.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A battle between Florida and the federal government over the state’s push to identify and remove potentially ineligible voters is gearing back up. Florida officials on Thursday warned that the state […]
Republican Pennsylvania State Representative Mike Turzai gives away true intent of Republicans’ new voter ID laws.
Florida and the U.S. Department of Justice are squaring off against each over the state’s controversial move to remove potentially ineligible voters.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Several groups are calling on Florida to halt its push to remove non-U.S. citizens from the voter rolls. Six civil rights and voting rights organizations sent a letter Thursday to Secretary […]
Several groups are calling on Florida to halt its push to remove non-U.S. citizens from the voter rolls.