House passes voter registration penalties in face of protest

By Updated: April 15, 2019 10:05 PM CT | Published: April 15, 2019 9:19 PM CT

Despite protests, the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly Monday for legislation penalizing voter registration drives that produce large numbers of “incomplete” forms.

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Dwayne Thompson Jesse Chism London Lamar Tim Rudd
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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