Sen. said Monday that she would be open to having a “conversation” about giving incarcerated felons the right to vote.

During a town hall, the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate was asked about her position on the voting rights issue by CNN’s Don Lemon, who noted that Sen. had said earlier in the night that he supports extending the right to vote to everyone, even incarcerated “,” like Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

“I agree that the right to vote is one of the very important components of citizenship,” Harris said when first asked. “It is something that people should not be stripped of needlessly, which is why I have been long an advocate of making sure that the formerly incarcerated

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