ThinkTN in the News: Expert: Tennessee ranks 48th nationally for restoring voting rights

WBIR-TV (Aug. 18, 2020) — As people celebrate the ratification of the 19th Amendment, Think Tennessee president Shanna Sigh Hughey said it can be a springboard for other conversations about voting rights and restoration.

“We rank 48th nationally when it comes to failing to return the ability to vote,” she said. 

Think Tennessee is a non-profit, nonpartisan think tank that looks at Tennessee’s policies, and part of its work has a lot to do with voting rights.

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