Asian American Groups and Voter ID Law

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

I'm all up for making sure that Asian Americans are getting fair treatment in voting laws - obviously - but at the same time, at some point, people need to be prepared to have an ID when they come to vote - no matter who you are - it's just good voting practice:

AALDEF and the Asian American groups have monitored elections across the country over the last decade and found that voter ID requirements have discriminatory impacts on Asian American voters. AALDEF's exit poll of almost 11,000 Asian American voters in 23 cities in eight states in the 2004 elections revealed how voter ID laws place additional burdens on the right to vote [...]
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