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NC governor signs measure requiring voter ID

John147 Wrote: Aug 13, 2013 10:53 AM
"Independent voting rights groups joined Democrats and libertarians in suggesting the true goal was to suppress voter turnout, especially among traditional Democratic constituencies such as blacks, the young, the elderly and the poor" Blacks use FoodStamps which require Ids but can't present that id to vote/? Young can have a drivers license, SSN# for a job but can't present id to vote? Elderly can have all of the above but can't present id to vote? Poor get gov assistance which requires ID but they can't present ID to vote? How many ways does this SCREAM voter fraud?!!!!!!. Good for N.C. Screw the FED and Holder. We need more states to join suit and Overwhelm the fed

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's governor on Monday quietly signed a measure into law that overhauls the state's election laws to require government-issued photo IDs at the polls and to shorten early voting, moves that drew stinging criticism and threats of legal action from the NAACP and other groups.

The American Civil Liberties Union joined two other groups in announcing that they were filing suit against key parts of the package. This came hours after Republican Gov. Pat McCrory said in a statement that he had signed the measure, without a ceremony and without journalists present.

Republicans lawmakers who backed the measure...