In 2020 Election, Florida Felon Voting Limits Could Sway State Outcome – USA DAILY NEWS

In 2020 Election, Florida Felon Voting Limits Could Sway State Outcome

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As the election nears in hotly contested Florida, restrictions affecting felon voting rights could block thousands from casting ballots, potentially altering the state’s outcome in the presidential race, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis.

Two years ago, a referendum gave an estimated 1.4 million people who completed sentencing terms including prison, parole and probation the right to vote. But last year, the GOP-led legislature passed a new law saying before they could cast a ballot, those people with felony records…