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Obama Checks IDs At Campaign Events

max-parrish Wrote: Jun 15, 2012 2:41 PM
Michelle wants id AND ss# at her book signing.
JaneM Wrote: Jun 15, 2012 2:59 PM
Joseph64 Wrote: Jun 15, 2012 4:25 PM
The point is that they aren't required to vote, which is far more important than getting her autograph, or maybe Moochelle thinks getting her autograph is more important...
At Barack Obama's campaign event yesterday, attendees were asked to bring photo ID in order to get in to see the President. Apparently they've faced issues of "fraud" - people showing up who aren't actually supporters of the President.

Jessica Kershaw, the Obama campaign's Ohio Press Secretary, confirmed in a statement to BuzzFeed that the campaign checked every supporter's identification at the door.

"We checked every ID at the door to make sure it matched with the name on the ticket that supporters filled out," she said. "We did this for every person who came in."...

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