Politics
7:50 pm
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.