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ICNA Activist Advocates for Felons’ Vote in Virginia

Date: May 5, 2016 | Categories: Hunger / Poverty / Inequality, News, News,

Source: Mount Vernon Voice A local advocate for restoring voting rights to former felons, Mohamed B. Rahman, was invited to Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s announcement of his executive order restoring the civil rights of 206,000 former felons in Virginia on April 22. He may even have planted the idea. “I have been engaged in community work on this issue for three …