Question: Does a candidate having a felony record deter voters?

Asked on January 30th, 2012 at 8:29 a.m. CST (2 years, 7 months ago)


I would disagree with Paul A. I think it depends on the office, the offense, and your community. If your community is one with a high rate of incarceration, it could even be a benefit.

Answer from Julia, September 08, 2012 at 2:23 p.m. CDT (2 years ago)

Absolutely yes. Even a misdemeanor would ruin a political career.

Answer from PAUL A., April 27, 2012 at 7:23 p.m. CDT (2 years, 4 months ago)