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NAACP Requires Photo I.D. to See Holder Speak in State Being Sued Over Voter ID

picomanning Wrote: Jul 10, 2012 11:33 PM
Will the main Stream media talk about this? If this were part of Bush's support don;t you think the media would be ALL OVER this? This is trash politics given to the poeple by trash people. What the hell are we supposed to make of this ugly double standard? So I hope talk radio screams with howling laughter about this story! They'll probably gain another 50,000 listeners. The Obama administration is god awful ugly.

Earlier today, Attorney General Eric Holder addressed the NAACP Nation Convention at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. What did media need in order to attend? That's right, government issued photo identification (and a second form of identification too!), something both Holder and the NAACP stand firmly against when it comes to voting. Holder's DOJ is currently suing Texas for "discriminatory" voter ID laws. From the press release:

All media must present government-issued photo I.D. (such as a driver’s license) as well as valid media credentials. Members of the media must RSVP to receive press...

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