Ashcroft Challenges Democrat Robin Smith to Debate on Voter ID Proposal Secretary of State candidate Jay Ashcroft, R-St. Louis, challenged Democrat Secretary of State candidate Robin Smith to a debate on the merits of a constitutional amendment that Ashcroft has filed that would allow for the implementation of a photo voter ID law for Missouri.
Voter ID Laws Focus of Kansas Civil Rights CommitteeThe Kansas division of a federal civil rights commission will investigate whether voter identification laws have affected turnout around the state.
Mo. Voter ID Measure from GOP Candidate OK to CirculateA Republican candidate for Missouri secretary of state now can gather signatures for a voter identification initiative petition.
Missouri Secretary of State Candidate Files Voter ID MeasureA Republican candidate for the Missouri Secretary of State is pushing an initiative petition that would allow the Legislature to require voters to present photo identification at the polls.
Missouri Lawmakers to Consider Voter ID MeasureThe legislation cleared the House earlier this year, but is stalled in the Senate as the annual session enters its final week.
New Voter IDs Issued to Residents to Match Voter RollsEvery two years election authorities in Missouri are required to conduct a voter canvass to make sure the data base matches the actual number of voters.
Voter ID Questions Remain: Wash U. ProfessorAt the core of the photo voter ID debate is politics, Constitutional law professor Greg Magarian said
Missouri House Will Take Up Voter ID AmendmentRepublicans have pushed similar bills for several years, with last year’s version passing the House but dying in the Senate.
Mo. House Hearing on Voter ID Changed After OutcryThe leader of a Missouri House committee says she'll reschedule a 6:45 a.m. hearing after opponents of the measure complained.
Opinion: Brain Dead Politics In VirginiaKen Cuccinelli aspires to be the next governor of Virginia after spending four years trying to deny women's health care rights, blocking Obamacare and forcing his ideology and personal beliefs on the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Opinion: Democrats Turn Out Supporters For Early Vote As Republicans Try To Suppress VoteEarly vote was once an idea that both parties promoted. But as Democrats grow in their ability to use it to their strategic advantage, Republicans have sought to reduce or eliminate it.
Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of VotingThere are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.