rand paul felons voting

Bevin's comments echo those made by Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) earlier this month. Bevin's campaign did not immediately return
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) supports restoring voting rights for convicted felons who have completed their sentences, the Courier-Journal reported Monday. Speaking at Louisville's Plymouth Community Renewal Center, Paul said he would push for changes to legislation to make it easier for felons to restore their right to vote and own firearms upon completing their sentences. Under current Kentucky law, felons must petition the governor in order to regain these rights.
"One in three young black males has been convicted of a felony and they’ve lost their voting rights. I think it dwarfs all