FELON DISENFRANCHISEMENT

a project with Jeff Manza


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BOOK

 

Jeff Manza and Christopher Uggen. 2006. Locked Out: Felon Disenfranchisement and American Democracy. New York: Oxford University Press.

Paperback edition (2008)
Choice Outstanding Academic Title (2006)
Finalist, C. Wright Mills Award (2006)


PROJECT MAPS

PROJECT ARTICLES

PROJECT BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Christopher Uggen and Michelle Inderbitzin. 2010. "The Price and the Promise of Citizenship: Extending the Vote to Nonincarcerated Felons." Pages 61-68 in Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Policy: Policy Proposals From the American Society of Criminology Conference, edited by Natasha A. Frost, Joshua D. Freilich, and Todd R. Clear. Belmont, CA: Cengage/Wadsworth.
PROJECT COMMENTARY
RELATED WORK ON CIVIC PARTICIPATION AND COLLATERAL CONSEQUENCES
PRESS RELEASES
MEDIA DISCUSSION OF PROJECT

Huffington Post op-ed, May 28, 2013, felon voting and turnout rates
Huffington Post, September 1, 2012, drug convictions and voting
Philadelphia Inquirer, August 15, 2012, felon voting
Slate, August 17, 2012, SP felon voting report
Washington Post op-ed, July 29, 2012, link to SP felon voting report
New York Times op-ed, July 15, 2012, link to SP felon voting report
The Guardian, July 13, 2012, felon voting
Mother Jones – Political Mojo, July 13, 2012, felon voting
Huffington Post, July 12, 2012, felon voting
Tampa Tribune, July 12, 2012, felon voting
Sun-Sentinel, July 12, 2012, felon voting
Louisville Courier Journal, July 12, 2012, felon voting
Daily Beast, July 12, 2012, felon voting
The Grio, July 12, 2012, felon voting
Richmond Times-Dispatch, July 12, 2012, felon voting
New Orleans Times Picayune, July 12, 2012, felon voting
The Guardian,
July 3, 2012, felon voting
The Guardian,
February 10, 2011, felon voting
Minnesota Public Radio,
September 20, 2010, felon voting
Minnpost,
September 20, 2010, felon voting
Wall Street Journal,
July 14, 2010, felon voting
Fox News, July 12, 2010, felon voting
The Right Focus On…, December 2009, criminal records (1-hour television panel)
Minnesota Public Radio, November 19, 2009, employment and recidivism
Wall Street Journal, November 11, 2009, criminal records
Fox News, October 20, 2008, felon voting
New York Times Online - Freakonomics,
October 16, 2008, modern outlaws
Minnesota Public Radio,
October 1, 2008, felon voting
New York Times,
September 14, 2008, felon disenfranchisement
The Nation,
August 27, 2007, research cited
Footnotes,
July/August, 2007, Contexts
Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, June 2, 2007, research cited
Wall Street Journal, May 4, 2007, Florida disenfranchisement
Slate,
April 27, 2007, research cited
ZNet,
April 21, 2007, research cited
New York Review of Books
, April 12, 2007, Locked Out
South Florida Sun-Sentinel,
April 7, 2007, Florida disenfranchisement
Palm Beach Post,
April 7, 2007, Florida disenfranchisement
Salon,
April 6, 2007, felon disenfranchisement
Wall Street Journal, May 4, 2007, Florida disenfranchisement
Slate,
April 27, 2007, research cited
ZNet,
April 21, 2007, research cited
New York Review of Books
, April 12, 2007, Locked Out
South Florida Sun-Sentinel,
April 7, 2007, Florida disenfranchisement
Palm Beach Post,
April 7, 2007, Florida disenfranchisement
Salon,
April 6, 2007, felon disenfranchisement
ZNet,
March 4, 2007, research cited
Baltimore Sun
, October 17, 2006, felon disenfranchisement
KSTP TV (Minneapolis), October 5, 2006, false reporting
Wall Street Journal
, September 2, 2006, felon disenfranchisement
WWOW radio (Cleveland), July 2, 2006, Louie Free, Locked Out
WBAL radio (Baltimore), June 13, 2006, Dan Rodricks, Locked Out
KVON radio (San Francisco), June 5, 2006, Jeff Schectman, Locked Out
WIP-AM radio (Philadelphia), June 4, 2006, Peter Solomon, Locked Out
KAHL radio (San Antonio), June 2, 2006, Ron Thulin, Locked Out
USA Today, June 1, 2006, felon disenfranchisement
WLW-AM radio (Cincinatti), June 1, 2006, Mike McConnell, Locked Out
KOLE radio (Houston), May 31, 2006, Dan Gresham, Locked Out
KMED radio (Medford, OR), May 30, 2006, Bill Meyer, Locked Out
WJR radio (Detroit), May 29, 2006, Frank Beckman Show, Locked Out
KCMN radio (Colorado Springs), May 25, 2006 Tron in the Morning, Locked Out
WIOJ radio (Jacksonville), May 22, 2006, Ed Furbee, Locked Out
WGTD radio (Milwaukee), May 19, 2006, Morning Show, Locked Out
American Urban Radio (Kelsey Hill), May 16, 2006, Locked Out
USA Network/Daybreak (Al Lerner), May 8, 2006, Locked Out
Al Franken Show (Air America radio), April 4, 2006, felon voting
The New Standard
, March 31, 2006, felon “poll tax”
WCCO radio (Minneapolis, MN), March 7, 2006, with Jeff McKinney
KPFT radio (Houston, TX), Sunday Monitor with Pokey Anderson, March 5, 2006
Lexington Herald-Leader
,
February 17, 2006, ex-felon job fairs
Baltimore Sun,
February 16, 2006, voting research cited in op-ed
Buffalo News, November 6, 2005, felon voting
St. Petersberg Times, November 15, 2005, Johnson v. Bush case
Lexington Herald-Leader,
November 3, 2005
Baltimore Sun
, October 17, 2006, felon disenfranchisement
KSTP TV (Minneapolis), October 5, 2006, false reporting
Wall Street Journal
, September 2, 2006, felon disenfranchisement
WWOW radio (Cleveland), July 2, 2006, Louie Free, Locked Out
WBAL radio (Baltimore), June 13, 2006, Dan Rodricks, Locked Out
KVON radio (San Francisco), June 5, 2006, Jeff Schectman, Locked Out
WIP-AM radio (Philadelphia), June 4, 2006, Peter Solomon, Locked Out
KAHL radio (San Antonio), June 2, 2006, Ron Thulin, Locked Out
USA Today, June 1, 2006, felon disenfranchisement
WLW-AM radio (Cincinatti), June 1, 2006, Mike McConnell, Locked Out
KOLE radio (Houston), May 31, 2006, Dan Gresham, Locked Out
KMED radio (Medford, OR), May 30, 2006, Bill Meyer, Locked Out
WJR radio (Detroit), May 29, 2006, Frank Beckman Show, Locked Out
KCMN radio (Colorado Springs), May 25, 2006 Tron in the Morning, Locked Out
WIOJ radio (Jacksonville), May 22, 2006, Ed Furbee, Locked Out
WGTD radio (Milwaukee), May 19, 2006, Morning Show, Locked Out
American Urban Radio (Kelsey Hill), May 16, 2006, Locked Out
USA Network/Daybreak (Al Lerner), May 8, 2006, Locked Out
Al Franken Show (Air America radio), April 4, 2006, felon voting
The New Standard, March 31, 2006, felon “poll tax”
WCCO radio (Minneapolis, MN), March 7, 2006, with Jeff McKinney
KPFT radio (Houston, TX), Sunday Monitor with Pokey Anderson, March 5, 2006
Lexington Herald-Leader, February 17, 2006, ex-felon job fairs
Baltimore Sun,
February 16, 2006, voting research cited in op-ed
St. Petersberg Times,
November 15, 2005, Johnson v. Bush case
Buffalo News,
November 6, 2005, felon voting
Lexington Herald-Leader, November 3, 2005
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel,
July 24, 2005, ex-felon employment
The Economist, July 9, 2005, Iowa ex-felons
Des Moines Register
, June 29, 2005, felon voting
Waterloo Cedar-Falls Courier,
June 22, 2005
Virginian-Pilot,
May 6, 2005, voting research cited in op-ed
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, April 21, 2005
U.S. Newswire, March 10, 2005, Iowa felon voting
Washington Times,
March 8, 2005
Wall Street Journal,
March 7, 2005
Associated Press,
March 2, 2005, interview with Malia Rulon
Newsweek,
October 11, 2004, interview with Sarah Childress
National Public Radio, Day to Day,
October 5, 2004, interview with Kathy Witkowsky
KDXU radio
(St. George, UT), The Donovan Report, September 22, 2004
WNWS radio
(Jackson, TN), FYI, September 21, 2004, interview and callers
New York Times,
September 17, 2004, interview for Brent Staples op-ed
Sacramento Bee,
September 12, 2004, felon voting
For the People
(syndicated talk radio), September 7, 2004
KMOX radio
(St. Louis), August 30, 2004 [scheduled]
KGET radio
(Bakersfield, CA), August 27, 2004 [scheduled]
Al Franken Show
(syndicated talk radio), August 26, 2004, felon voting [scheduled]
South Florida Sun Sentinel,
August 25, 2004, race and felon voting
The Wire, 2SER-FM Radio
(Sydney, Australia), August 23, 2004, felon voting
The Bev Smith Show
(syndicated talk radio), August 23, 2004, interview and callers
WWNN Radio (Florida), Steve Kane Show,
August 19, 2004, interview and callers
Make it Plain, XM-169 Radio,
August 12, 2004, race and felon voting
Wall Street Journal
August 12, 2004, ex-felons and election
In These Times
August 10, 2004, former felons and election
Making Contact
(syndicated radio), August 4, 2004, election
Omaha World Herald, July 24, 2004, felon voting - Iowa
Ohio Public Radio, July 23, 2004, felon voting - Ohio
Chicago Tribune (Knight-Ridder), July 20, 2004, felon voting - Florida
WMNF Radio (Tampa), July 15-16 2004, felon voting - Florida
Black Entertainment Television (BET.com), July 7, 2004, race and felon voting
Minnesota Public Radio (Morning Edition), July 7, 2004, felon reenfranchisement
Irvine Progressive, June 2004, felon voting
Harvard Political Review, May 4, 2004, felon voting
National Post (Canada), May 2004, Felon voting
Austin American-Statesman, April 26, 2004, felon voting
Ithaca Times, April 15, 2004, felon voting
New York Times, March 28, 2004, felon voting - Florida
San Francisco Chronicle
, February 28, 2004, felon voting
Newsday, February 5, 2004, p. A33 (Manza/Uggen Op-Ed), reentry
Foxnews.com, February 2, 2004, felon voting
Minnesota Public Radio
, January 21, 2004, prisoner reentry National Review Online, January 8, 2004, felon voting
New York Times Magazine,December 13, 2003,"ideas" issue
The American Prospect, December, 2003, employment and crime
Pravda,
December 4, 2003, felon voting
The Nation
,
November 24, 2003, Rebecca Perl interview
American Radio Works Whose Vote Counts? (National Public Radio affiliates), November 4, 2003
Ruth Koscielak Show (Minneapolis and affiliates), October 16, 2003
Christian Science Monitor
, September 25, 2003, Alexandra Marks interview
Taiwan News
, September 20, 2004
Palm Beach Post,
August 19, 2003, felon voting
Reason Online, July 25, 2003, felon voting
Washington Times
, July 23, 2003, felon voting
Frontpage Magazine
, July 18, 2003, felon voting
Los Angeles Times, July 18, 2003, p. B15 (Uggen/Manza Op-Ed): ex-felon voting
Minnesota
, March-April 2003, felon voting
KCSN Radio (Los Angeles), February 20, 2003, felon voting
Footnotes (American Sociological Association), February 2003, felon voting
Minnesota Public Radio
(Morning Edition), January 8, 2003, felon voting
WCCO Radio (Minneapolis), January 8, 2003, felon voting
Brisbane Courier-Mail (Australia), December 30, 2002, incarceration
New York Times, December 29, 2002, ex-felons
The Economist, August 10, 2002, ex-felons
The Washington Times, July 14, 2002, felon voting
National Review Online, May 2, 2002, felon voting
Time, January 21, 2002, felon voting
KMSP-TV News (Minneapolis), December 30, 2001, crime rates
Minnesota Public Radio, November 16, 2001, felon voting
Rolling Stone, August 20, 2001, felon voting
KUOW (Seattle)/National Public Radio, May 16, 2001, prison training
New York Times, May 15, 2001, felon voting
National Public Radio (All Things Considered), February 7, 2001, reentry
The Independent, January 14, 2001, Noam Chomsky on 2000 election
Washington Monthly, January/February 2001, felon voting
The Village Voice, December 6-12 2000, 2000 election
ABC-TV News, November 5, 2000, felon voting
New York Times, November 3, 2000, Felon voting
National Post (Canada), October 2, 2000, Felon voting
Mother Jones Online
, October 16, 2000, Felon voting
National Law Journal
, October 24, 2000, Felon voting
KSTP-TV News (Minneapolis), June, 2000, employment and crime
Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service, May 8, 2000: Crime rates
KTCA-TV Almanac (St. Paul), July 9, 1999, crime statistics Minneapolis Star-Tribune, June 5, 2005; June 13, 2004; April 1, 2004; October 15, 2003; May 30, 2001; May 8, 2000, September 17, 1998; November 15, 1995
KTCA-TV Newsnight (St. Paul), several appearances, crime rates
St. Paul Pioneer Press, April 18, 2004; March 28, 2004; January 21, 2004; January 4, 2004; January 9, 2003; January 3, 2003; November 6, 2002; October 30, 2002; April 17, 2002; February 12, 2002; December 30, 2001; December 18, 2001; July 15, 2001; May 30, 2001; April 23, 2001; December 19, 2000, May 17, 1998

GRANT AND FELLOWSHIP SUPPORT

National Science Foundation Grant No. 981905

1999-2002. "Political Consequences of Felon Disenfranchisement." We examine the scope, consequences and origins of laws prohibiting convicted felons from voting in the U.S. [abstract]

Soros Foundation Open Society Institute Individual Project Fellowship 2000-2002. [abstract

LINKS FOR FURTHER RESEARCH

Sentencing Project (many links and publications)

Advancement Project

Brennan Center for Justice

Prison Policy Initiative

Demos

 


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