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The Left’s False Claim of Suppression From Voter ID Laws

steven, cpo,usn(ret) Wrote: Jul 13, 2012 12:00 PM
One simple fix: Put a photo (and other biometric data) along with adding a "PIN" number to the Social Security card. For children, no photo. Every young person on their 17th birthday will be required to go to a SSN office to get their card reissued with a photo. That gives them one full year to get it done prior to their 18th birthday which makes them eligible to vote. There... solved.

On Monday, Benjamin Jealous, president of the NAACP, decided to confront the issue of Voter ID. Unfortunately, he embraced the left’s absurd ideology that it is voter suppression and an assault on the rights of minorities. He likened the movement of opposition to Voter ID laws to the Civil Right Movements with his reference to “Salem and Montgomery times”.

This rhetoric is nothing but divisive. I’m sure Mr. Jealous invoked this resemblance to create an emotional response to a momentous time in history. What he neglected to inform the oldest civil rights organization in the nation is that voter id...