‘Our Voice Will Count.’ Former Felon Praises Florida Passing Amendment 4

Florida voters approved Amendment 4 on Tuesday night in the 2018 midterm elections, restoring voting rights to more than 1 million people in the state who were previously convicted of felonies.

“This is transformative in Florida,” Howard Simon, Executive Director of the ACLU of Florida tells TIME. “We will no longer have second-class citizens.”

(Read more in TIME.com)