WI: “Federal judge dismisses voter ID challenge but allows other parts of lawsuit to continue”

AP: Wisconsin’s requirement that voters show photo identification at the polls has survived another legal challenge after a federal judge Thursday dismissed portions of a wide-ranging lawsuit alleging the mandate burdens the right to vote. I have posted the judge’s … Continue reading

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“The public doesn’t support restrictive voter ID laws, but many new ones will be in force in 2016”

Herman Schwartz for Reuters Opinion: Defenders of photo ID laws regularly cite public opinion polls that show widespread support for their arguments. Yet these polls reveal no such support, and they prove nothing about this new restrictive legislation because the … Continue reading

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