Sen. Justin Alfond of Portland has sponsored a bill, LD 1195, that would
make it legal for municipalities to decide whether or not to allow
non-citizens to vote in their elections. He thinks that because they
have kids in the schools and pay taxes they ought to have this right.

What is this guy thinking? This is liberalism out-of-control 101. We
should allow illegals free schooling, health care, our social security,
legal representation, college preference or tuition and now the right
to vote? It would be one thing if this were to pertain to immigrants on
track for citizenship, but this would include illegals of all types to
include drug gangs from Mexico and terrorists from al Qaida. This man
should be voted out of office in a hurry. People should read the
Constitution carefully.

Amendment XV, passed by Congress, Feb. 26, 1869. Ratified Feb. 3, 1870.
Section 1: The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not
be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account
of race, color, or previous condition of sevitude …

Jared Bristol, Hebron

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