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A Resolution to Allow Felons to vote

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A Resolution to Allow Felons to vote

Background This bill allows felons to vote after their sentence has been completed and does not allow felons who have been convicted of a sexual felony to vote. In 2016, an estimated 6.1 million people nationwide could not vote because of felony disenfranchisement, according to research from The Sentencing Project. ( Vocabulary Felon. In criminal law, a felony is a category of crimes that are often classified as the most serious types of offenses,