Immediately after that ruling, McAuliffe vowed to use an autopen to individually sign orders restoring rights. He promised to do the first 13,000 within a week and all 200,000 within two.The Post also says a substantial majority" of Virginians "approve of McAuliffe’s original effort to restore felon rights." See story here.
Saturday, August 20, 2016
the state's Supreme Court stopping "his more sweeping clemency effort." The Post reports: