Yes, if you have to allow the felon population to vote.  I thought that voting was a privilege?

Warner supports restoring voting rights to non-violent ex-felons but he’s not sure it’s a good idea to automatically enfranchise former violent felons.

“I would absolutely support [restoring rights to] non-violent felons,” said Warner. “On violent — what I want to do is look at it.”

via Dems split on restoring felons voting rights.