A move by the legislature guts voter ID in North Carolina.
In a stunning development, the General Assembly has virtually repealed the voter ID requirement. Note how on our current web page a featured story by Susan Myrick shows how the actual facts have refuted the claims of opponents of voter ID. Yes, a case was looming in federal court — on an issue in which […]
The State Board of Elections (SBOE) has announced a series of public comment hearings concerning proposed rules on the new photo identification requirements for in-person voting. Starting in 2016, photo ID will be required when voting in-person. Click here to read the SBOE's memo and to read the proposed rules. It's been three years since the North […]
It looks like President Obama's new Attorney General nominee will carry on the work of Eric Holder. In this video Loretta Lynch makes it clear that she will target the South (she specifically mentions her home state North Carolina) over Voter ID and other election law changes. x http://youtu.be/kpV08I15Qr0 "Fifty years after the march on […]
There's good news, coming out of Tennessee. J. Christian Adams reports, in his article for P.J. Media, that a federal court in Tennessee has thrown out a lawsuit brought by the Green Party challenging that state's voter ID law. Adams says that United States District Court Judge Ronnie Greer relied on the Crawford v. Marion […]