Election security and public faith in our democratic process are inextricably linked to America’s economic and national security, and more crucial voices are joining the diverse group pushing for change.
The state is one of three that permanently denies voting rights to people with past felony convictions unless they receive clemency from the state government. This amendment is needed to move Florida more to the mainstream.
An initial look at laws introduced in state legislatures makes it clear that the fight continues against voter suppression across the country. But many states are looking to expand access to the polls and make a more inclusive democracy.