• Fla. Congressman calls Gov. Rick Scott's voter suppression efforts 'superficial ploy'

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    ORLANDO, Fla. - A Florida congressman had some harsh words for Gov. Rick Scott Monday.

    The governor had kicked off another effort to remove non-citizens from the state's voting rolls.

    Rep. Alan Grayson said the effort is a "superficial ploy" to prevent Hispanics and African-Americans from voting.

    Grayson also said the timing of the voter purge is insulting because it is Hispanic heritage month.


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