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OCT 23, 2013 - The Nation

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Texas Voter ID Law Discriminates Against Women, Students and Minorities

Texas’s new voter ID law got off to a rocky start this week as early voting began for state constitutional amendments. The law was previously blocked as discriminatory by the federal courts under the Voting Rights Act in 2012, until the Supreme Court invalidated Section 4 of the VRA in June. (The Department of Justice has filed suit against the law under Section 2 of the VRA.) Now we are seeing the disastrous ramifications of the Supreme Court’s decision.   Based on Texas’s own data, 600,000 to 800,000 registered voters don’t have the government-issued ID ... Read More

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