The District of Columbia allows incarcerated people to vote, a rarity in the U.S.

By: - June 20, 2022 2:32 pm
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Washington, D.C., Maine, and Vermont all allow people to vote while incarcerated for felonies. (Canva image)

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Kira Lerner
Kira Lerner

Kira Lerner is the democracy reporter for States Newsroom, the Louisiana Illuminator's parent nonprofit in Washington, D.C. She has previously covered voting, criminal justice, and civil rights issues for publications including Votebeat and The Appeal.

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