In 2018, Florida gave ex-felons the right to vote. But many may never reach the ballot box due to unpaid court fees. On this episode of Into America, host Trymaine Lee talks to Desmond Meade, the president of the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition. He discusses the personal struggles that led him to fight for voting rights, the work it took to get Amendment 4 passed, and the current fight to help people pay their fines so they can finally vote.
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Into Restoring Voting Rights for Former Felons | Into America Podcast – Ep. 74 | MSNBC