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Clean Up ‘Motor Voter’ Mess on Registration Rolls, Alabama Lawmaker Urges

More than 30 years after the federal “motor voter law” passed, foreign nationals and noncitizens have managed to register and vote in U.S. elections across the country, while many states and counties have more registered voters than residents.

Now, a House election-reform bill would allow states to require proof of citizenship—which the Supreme Court previously prevented as a violation of the 1993 National Voter Registration Act.