VIRGINIA RESIDENT, EX-OFFENDER VOTED FOR THE FIRST TIME ON NOV. 8

By Jazmin Goodwin Howard University News Service via NNPA Wire ALEXANDRIA, VA. – Every Election Day for nearly 30 years, people have told Terry Garrett, that she couldn’t vote. Garrett was convicted of a felony for shoplifting at 18 and was stripped of her right to decide which people governed...