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Jason Belich stashed this in corruption
The push to require voter ID is, of course, a cynical play to maximize GOP votes. It's friggin obvious. However, the status quo (in most states) where there are no ID requirements at all, just isn't going to fly, and it's blind defense is equally as cynical. If I have to show ID to use my debit card at 7-11, then people performing the most important act in the land need to prove they say who they say they are.