AM Read: In Virginia, 350,000 Felons Without Voting Rights

Jul 13, 2012 Full story: NBC Washington 10

A new study found that more than 350,000 Virginians - and almost 6 million Americans - cannot vote because of felony convictions.

Full Story
Tish White

San Diego, CA

#1 Jul 14, 2012
The seat of government, right?
Dennis

Kansas City, MO

#2 Jul 14, 2012
Most are black.

“Getting banned smells like...”

Since: Jul 12

...resurrection

#3 Jul 14, 2012
Tish White wrote:
The seat of government, right?
The core of the Democratic party...felons.

“Getting banned smells like...”

Since: Jul 12

...resurrection

#4 Jul 14, 2012
Why are voter ID laws unpopular with Dems? Because most of those who DON'T have IDs have a warrant against them. Getting one would expose them to the state.
Masud_S_Hoghughi __

London, UK

#5 Jul 14, 2012
......y don't they use a false ID to vote?.........
Dennis

Kansas City, MO

#6 Jul 14, 2012
The racial and ethnic inequity of felon disenfranchisement is striking. One in eight black men are disenfranchised by these laws, a rate seven times the national average. In some states it is one in four.

http://www.progressivestates.org/policy/issue...

“Getting banned smells like...”

Since: Jul 12

...resurrection

#7 Jul 14, 2012
Dennis wrote:
The racial and ethnic inequity of felon disenfranchisement is striking. One in eight black men are disenfranchised by these laws, a rate seven times the national average. In some states it is one in four.
http://www.progressivestates.org/policy/issue...
Good point. Felons are "disproportionately" negroes.

Sucks to be a criminal. Do you think they were worried about their voting rights when they were shooting up a Seven-Eleven or raping some random woman?

I feel SO SORRY for them.

smdh
Dennis

Kansas City, MO

#8 Jul 14, 2012
Axe--Me--Anything wrote:
<quoted text>
Good point. Felons are "disproportionately" negroes.
Sucks to be a criminal. Do you think they were worried about their voting rights when they were shooting up a Seven-Eleven or raping some random woman?
I feel SO SORRY for them.
smdh
From what I've seen I don't think they worry about much of anything.
Go-Nads

Redmond, WA

#9 Jul 14, 2012
Dennis wrote:
<quoted text>
From what I've seen I don't think they worry about much of anything.
Just where to find their next "White" victim. "I didn't doos nuffin, that bees for Trayvon".

“Getting banned smells like...”

Since: Jul 12

...resurrection

#10 Jul 14, 2012
I can't believe Perry Stein is presenting this bullshyt and actually expecting Americans to be all ripped apart that a bunch of CRIMINALS don't get to vote!

Hey Perry, they're criminals first, Obama supporters second.

Get it??

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Bob McDonnell Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Ex-Virginia First Lady Sentenced to One Year in... Feb 26 Swedenforever 7
Ex-Virginia Gov. McDonnell guilty on 11 corrupt... (Sep '14) Feb 24 Barefoot2626 37
Virginia needs better ethics laws Feb 21 Russell Patton Davis 1
Virginia House and Senate pass separate ethics ... Feb 13 Russell Patton Davis 1
Ethics key issue for 2015 assembly Jan '15 Russell Patton Davis 1
Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell and wife charged with fed... (Jan '14) Jan '15 swedenforever 35
Former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell's downfa... Dec '14 swedenforever 3
More from around the web