08 Jul '11, 11pm

GOP Pushing Voter Laws Back To Jim Crow | Care2 Causes

GOP Pushing Voter Laws Back To Jim Crow | Care2 Causes

One of the most popular legislative efforts among conservative lawmakers is the Voter ID bill. Conservatives insist the measures, which greatly increase registration requirements and force voters to present proof of identification at polls, are necessary to combat voter fraud. But the rhetoric does not match the reality . In Kansas, for example, the state recorded 221 cases of reported voter fraud between 1997 and 2010. During that same period Kansans cast more than 10 million votes in 16 statewide elections. Of those 221 reported allegations of voter fraud not a single one resulted in a criminal conviction. Or to put it in perspective this way, there were more reported UFO sightings in Kansas over the past decade alone than reported acts of voter fraud. So what’s going on with these bills- passed in Texas, Alabama, Kansas, South Carolina, Tennessee and Wisconsin- not to m...

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