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PolitiFact rules against Marco Rubio’s claim that Charlie Crist worked with ACORN to restore voting rights for felons

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PolitiFact weighs in on Marco Rubio’s claim that Charlie Crist worked with ACORN to restore voting rights for felons.  An excerpt: So we went to Stephanie Porta, ACORN’s former Florida director. Porta said the Florida offices have been closed since December 2009. Porta laughed when she heard Rubio’s claim. (She knows that ACORN is a pejorative in most Republican circles). “We’ve always been supportive of felon rights,” Porta said. “We help people get their rights restored. But we never worked…

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PolitiFact rules against Marco Rubio’s claim that Charlie Crist worked with ACORN to restore voting rights for felons

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PolitiFact weighs in on Marco Rubio’s claim that Charlie Crist worked with ACORN to restore voting rights for felons.  An excerpt: So we went to Stephanie Porta, ACORN’s former Florida director. Porta said the Florida offices have been closed since December 2009. Porta laughed when she heard Rubio’s claim. (She knows that ACORN is a pejorative in most Republican circles). “We’ve always been supportive of felon rights,” Porta said. “We help people get their rights restored. But we never worked…

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