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74 Percent of Americans Believe Voter I.D. Should Be Required to Vote

Stan306 Wrote: Aug 15, 2012 2:16 AM
Of course a majority of us think it is reasonable to require people to prove who they are to vote.. It's not really asking that much.. unless of course you are trying to avoid any requirement that might keep someone from voting when they shouldn't... The fact that 9 times out of 10 this approach hurts democrats speaks volumes about their character.

A new Washington Post poll shows a whopping 74 percent of Americans believe photo identification should be required to cast a ballot in U.S. elections.

The question:

Q: In your view, should voters in the United States be required to show official, government-issued photo identification -- such as a driver?s license -- when they cast ballots on Election Day, or shouldn't they have to do this?

The results: