Citizenship in the United States

restricted to citizens only. States are not required to extend the franchise to all citizens: for example, several states bar citizen felons from voting

Ferguson accepts Justice Department plan
YourErie, on Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:03:45 -0700
In a statement, Vanita Gupta, head of the agency's Civil Rights Division, called the city council vote "an important step towards guaranteeing all of its citizens the protections of our Constitution." … Ferguson spokesperson Jeff Small said the DOJ