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New York City Agency Spreads Incorrect Information on Felon Voting Rights

The city’s Campaign Finance Board distributed a voter guide that says, incorrectly, that felons can vote only after completing parole. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order in April 2018 restoring voting rights to people on parole. A spokesman for the agency said it regrets the error and the voter guide posted on the website has since been corrected.

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