Kansas Voter Rule Hits Unaffiliated

KSAL StaffSeptember 21, 2013

A majority of the prospective Kansas voters whose registrations were put on hold after the state began enforcing a proof-of-citizenship law claim no political affiliation.

An Associated Press computer analysis shows that 57 percent of the registrations put on hold since the law took effect in January were from people listing themselves as unaffiliated. Such residents make up only 30 percent of the state’s 1.7 million registered voters.

Thousands of Kansas residents have registrations on hold and cannot legally vote because they have yet to provide citizenship papers.

AP analyzed a state list of registrations on hold as of August 28th.

The analysis shows that since the rule took effect, such registrations have remained on hold on average for close to four months.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2020. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

Veteran’s Drivers Licenses Available

March 28, 2014 6:16 am

KU, Mizzou Competing For Law Students

February 17, 2014 10:15 am



STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Law Enforcement Group Mak...
July 16, 2020Comments
Salina Comic Con to be He...
July 15, 2020Comments
Governor to Delay School ...
July 15, 2020Comments
Sports COVID Quandary
July 15, 2020Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2020 - EEO  - KDJM  - KABI  - KSAL-AM  - KSAL-FM  - KVOB  - KYEZ  - KZUH