Michigan Election Coalition

Politics & Government
8:55 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Election groups up the ante in battle over "citizenship checkbox"

Ruth Johnson

The Michigan Election Coalition has asked Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson to remove the “citizenship checkbox” from ballot applications statewide.

But so far, Johnson says she has no intention of doing that.

The question—asking voters to affirm their US citizenship before voting—confused and outraged some voters in the August primary.

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