« Continue Browsing

Article Preview

Letter: Voter ID would suppress rights of many voters

Published 08/24/2012, West Central Tribune

In 1965 the Voters Rights Act was passed, yet we’ve got voter suppression in many areas of our nation. It’s now being proposed in Minnesota by an amendment requiring voters to present a valid photo ID before voting. Republicans say it will prevent voter fraud but fraud is not a problem. If it passes it will cause many problems. Currently, the mayors of both Minneapolis and St. Paul have stated it should be removed from the ballot as it is too expensive and will keep many people from voting.

Word count: 260

Log In

The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.

E-mail:
Password:
 

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Click here to set one up. You will need your subscription account number and phone number.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Reset Your Password

Please enter your full e-mail address. We will e-mail you a temporary password.
E-mail: