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Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of Voting

There 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.



GOP Pushes for Photo ID Across the Nation

Democrats claim the moves will disenfranchise poor and minority voters. The measures will also increase spending and oversight in some states.


Redistricting to give more opportunities to minorities in Illinois Congress

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (IRN) — Following the 2010 Census, Illinois’ redistricting is now closer – with the House passing a bill to set out plans to curtail gerrymandering and give minorities a better chance of being elected.


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