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Voter Id Bill

Will Wrigley

Opponents Call Voter ID Bill A 'Modern-Day Poll Tax' | Will Wrigley | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Opponents of a voter ID bill that passed the North Carolina House on Wednesday are not backing down, vowing to continue to fight what...

State Republicans Clear Path For Controversial Voter ID Measure

AP | ANDREW DeMILLO | Posted 06.01.2013 | Politics

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas legislators passed a law Monday requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls, overriding Democratic G...

Don't Take the Vote Away From Seniors

Barbara J. Easterling | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics
Barbara J. Easterling

Our generation, like those who came before us, fought and died for the right to vote. We must never let politicians take this away.

Voter Deception Conviction Illuminates the Need for Real, Not False Solutions

Keesha Gaskins | Posted 02.12.2012 | Politics
Keesha Gaskins

Requiring a driver's license, gun permit, military ID or passport to vote (while not allowing student IDs or public benefit cards) may prevent 3.2 million citizens without the right kind of photo ID from voting.

Voter ID Laws Spark Calls For Congressional Hearings

McClatchy | David Lightman | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Does requiring a photo ID to vote return America to the days when poll taxes and literacy tests made it hard for minorities to cast ball...

Protecting Or Suppressing The Vote?

Jalen Victoria Coats | Posted 11.06.2011 | Black Voices
Jalen Victoria Coats

Whether by intention or not, politicians and media have managed to conflate a host of election administration problems under the umbrella of "voter fraud".

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 ...

Across Country, Republicans Push Photo ID At The Polls

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Empowered by last year's elections, Republican leaders in about half the states are pushing to require voters to show photo ID a...