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Felons, dead people are eligible voters on final Palm Beach County roll

"Peter Costello, a felon convicted of racketeering and fraud in 1998, has no right to vote because his civil rights never have been restored.But that didn’t stop the registered Republican from casting a ballot in the Aug. 14 primary, and, he said in an interview with The Palm Beach Post, submitting an absentee ballot for Tuesday’s election."

A total of 31 people out of 870,000 registered in Palm Beach County to vote in the presidential election, were born in the 1800s, the Palm Beach Post's investigation found.

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