We worked with Josh Begley to create this info graphic showing that the states that bar the most people from the polls had tremendous deciding power in the 2012 presidential election.

Data Source: "State-Level Estimates of Felon Disenfranchisement in the United States, 2010," Table 3, by Christopher Uggen, Sarah Shannon and Jeff Manza, July 2012. Available from: http://sentencingproject.org/doc/publications/fd_State_Level_Estimates_of_Felon_Disen_2010.pdf. (Map: Prison Policy Initiative and Josh Begley, 2012)

We worked with Josh Begley to create this info graphic showing that the states that bar the most people from the polls had tremendous deciding power in the 2012 presidential election.

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