ThinkTN in the News: Tennessee groups talk voting rights and restoration for felons

WBIR TV Knoxville (Aug. 12, 2019) — ThinkTennessee president Shanna Hughey said the right to vote touches every community.

In the Nashville-based non-partisan think tank’s most recent report, it noted just how big of an issue it is here in Tennessee.    

“About 420,000 people in our state right now are denied the right to vote because of a past felony conviction,” she said. 

Read the full piece here.