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Scott Walker Voter Id Bill

US Supreme Court Blocks Wisconsin Voter ID Law

AP | By TODD RICHMOND and STEVE KARNOWSKI | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday blocked Wisconsin from implementing a law requiring voters to present photo IDs, overturning...

Chaos In Wisconsin After Federal Court Reinstates Voter ID Law

AP | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin election officials were scrambling Monday to deal with a federal appeals court's ruling reinstating the requirement t...

GOP Attorney General Candidate Raises Cash Off Rejected Voter ID Law

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

The leading Republican candidate to replace Wisconsin's retiring attorney general is trying to raise money off a judge's decision that tossed out the ...

Judge Deals Second Blow To Walker

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

A Wisconsin judge blocked implementation of the state's voter identification law Tuesday, the second time a judge has blocked the controversial law. ...

Have You Checked Your Right to Vote Lately?

Robert M. Brandon | Posted 08.14.2011 | Politics
Robert M. Brandon

The amount of legislation proposed just this year aimed at making it harder for people to vote is staggering. To let partisan gamesmanship undo hard-won suffrage rights would be a tragedy.

History in the Making

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics
Rev. Al Sharpton

While people of color and the traditionally marginalized make enormous strides with access to places never even imaginable before, the working class and poor are still under attack in extraordinary and systematic ways.

Scott Walker Signs Controversial Voter ID Law

Posted 07.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON - The Republican governor of Wisconsin signed a bill on Wednesday that will require voters in the state to show photo identification when ...