This afternoon, the General Assembly will begin consideration of proposed legislation that would mandate all voters display a government-issued photo ID for in-person voting. The good government advocates at Democracy NC have produced a fact sheet that spells out several of the enormous problems with such an idea, which we have reproduced below. You can view the original by clicking here.
WHY OPPOSE PHOTO ID FOR VOTERS?
It may seem like common sense to some people, but requiring voters to show a government issued photo ID before voting is a bad idea. Here’s why: Read More