Moving to Georgia in order to vote in the state’s forthcoming runoff elections is illegal, said Rep. Barry Loudermilk (R-GA) on Thursday, offering his remarks on Thursday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with host Joel Pollak.
Loudermilk said voter registration in Georgia requires permanent residency in the Peach State.
“The lawyers out there are saying if you move here with the intention of becoming a permanent resident — in other words, permanency is the aspect here, [if you] move into Georgia for a job .. then you can register to vote,” Loudermilk said.
“The problem with the folks who are going to move in here just to vote is that they’re committing a felony, because that is illegal in the state of Georgia, to move here and qualify to vote without that permanency aspect,” Loudermilk added. “If they come in here … and they leave, they committed a felony and