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WUSF News Staff
Wed October 9, 2013
After First Flawed Attempt, Florida Tries Voter Roll Restrictions Again
When Florida Governor Rick Scott's administration began an effort to find and purge non-citizens from the voting rolls last year, life-long citizens and voters received letters asking them to prove their citizenship. That became a political embarrassment. But now, the Scott administration is ready to start the purge again, this time using a federal citizenship database. But county election officials remain wary.