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UPDATE: Florida Governor Rick Scott Officially Defies Justice Department, Vows To Continue Voter Purge

By Judd Legum  

"UPDATE: Florida Governor Rick Scott Officially Defies Justice Department, Vows To Continue Voter Purge"

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In a letter sent tonight, Florida Governor Rick Scott said the state will continue to purge registered voters from the rolls despite the Department of Justice’s warning that the effort is illegal. The Miami Herald reports, “the letter all but dares the Justice Department to sue Florida for allegedly violating the 1965 Voting Rights Act and the 1993 National Voter Registration Act.” You can read the full letter here.

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