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Fox News suggested requiring passing a civics test for voting. What does the law say?

September 23, 2014


A few days ago, Fox News’ Elisabeth Hasselbeck proposed adding a requirement that people pass a civics test, perhaps the citizenship test, before they are allowed to vote. Hasselbeck asked her guests with regard to a civics test, “Should it be required?” Here’s the problem with that idea, which may sound good in theory. It […]

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