The GOP's Voter Suppression Strategy

November 26, 2012   // 0 Comments

by Ari Berman In a little-noticed yet significant development on election day, Minnesota voters defeated a constitutional amendment that would have required them to present a government-issued photo ID to cast a ballot. It was the first time voters had rejected a voter ID ballot initiative in any state.  In May 2011, a poll showed that 80 percent of Minnesotans supported a photo ID law. “Nearly e...

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