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States’ citizenship blocks complicate bid to simplify sign-ups

Posted: August 24, 2014 at 3:53 a.m.

PHOENIX -- A decades-old effort by Congress to make voter registration simple and uniform across the country has run up against a new era's anti-immigration politics.

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