Sun-Times Editorial Board: Don’t let Illinois data be used for voter suppression

When a database created to clear invalid names off voter rolls morphs into a tool of voter suppression, it’s time for Illinois to vote with its feet and get out.

The Interstate Voter Crosscheck System was created in 2005 to flag people registered in multiple states, which usually happens when people move and don’t notify the election jurisdiction they are leaving. Illinois has been a member state since 2010.