Scott: non-citizen voting “just hits me as not being right” – VT Digger

Vermont should boost citizen voter participation, not extend voting rights to non-citizens, Gov. Phil Scott said.

"Scott said Wednesday that legalizing noncitizen voting would raise questions about whether nonresidents — such as businesses owners or second-home owners — who pay taxes to a town should also have the right to vote there. He is also concerned that maintaining a separate voter list would present unintended civil rights issues."

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  • Cindy Provost
    commented 2019-10-15 01:51:17 -0400
    Why does he just not say that why should people that are illegal have any right to vote in this country?
    They are here illegally and should have to leave this country, why should they have any rights at all.