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Op-Ed: Voting ID Laws Should Be Abolished

When we consider our constitutional rights and duties, being a citizen who votes is near the top of that list. It would be silly to list all of the reasons why voting is important and the impact it can have on our rights and freedom, but it’s obvious that the act of voting itself is agreed upon as important in a bipartisan form of government. 664 more words

Voter ID Laws

Voter ID Laws: An Issue Brief

Overview:

According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, “34 states have laws requesting or requiring voters to show some form of identification at the polls” (ncsl.org).   420 more words

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Live Interview with Ari Berman on Wisconsin Voter Suppression in 2016 Election

Iowa native Ari Berman took a trip to Wisconsin to study the impact of Wisconsin’s voter ID law on the 2016 election and had this to report: 64 more words

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ACLU launches 'Let People Vote' campaign

Between the fraudulent national voter suppression commission run by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach and a plethora of state-level voter suppression laws, many U.S. citizens are encountering roadblocks on their way to the voting booth. 782 more words

Unpopular Opinion #5: Voter ID isn't racist.

Yes, people without valid identification should be turned away from the polls. Yes, election fraud is a thing. No, voter ID laws won’t eliminate voter fraud in & of themselves, but they will prevent some voters from stuffing the ballot box, which renders the poll inaccurate & unrepresentative of the voting population’s true preferences. 140 more words

Politics

Voter Fraud Is Incredibly Rare, But Voter Suppression Isn't

After it was declared that Hillary Clinton won the popular vote of the 2016 election by more than two million votes, Donald Trump boldly (or stupidly) stated that this was, in fact, false, because millions of people (especially undocumented immigrants) had voted… 751 more words

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