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On voter ID, polls and isolated incidents don’t matter

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Just because the public has an opinion doesn’t mean that opinion’s legal.
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Alabama Republicans try, fail to pass double-photo ID requirement for absentee voting

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A rare non-loss for voting rights in Alabama.
Source: POLITICO

John Ashcroft’s son pushing constitutional amendment to allow voter ID in Missouri

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Photo ID requirements for voting have been unconstitutional in Missouri since 2006.
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The GOP’s Keep-In-The-Vote program worked

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The Republican Party has solidified its status as the party of legally-rigged elections.
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“Republican Party doesn’t want black people to vote,” per Texas Tea Party

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A Texas Tea Party Republican admitted at a state party meeting that the GOP doesn’t want blacks to vote.
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Judge slams Ohio GOP Sec. State for vote suppression

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“The Secretary’s eleventh hour Directive… disenfranchises… Ohio voters and violates state law.”
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Andy Cobb’s hysterical election coverage from Ohio (video)

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Andy finds multi-hour lines to vote in black neighborhoods and no lines at all in white ones. Imagine that!
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2nd Pennsylvania voting machine won’t let people vote for Obama

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Mysteriously, it wasn’t removed from action until several people’s votes were miscast.
A second example of a voting machine not permitting a vote for Obama.

Video: PA voting machine, push “Obama,” get “Romney”

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And the poll watcher, of course, wasn’t concerned.
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Conservative David Frum: America’s voting system is a disgrace

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“When the polls close in most other democracies, the results are known almost instantly.” Not in America.
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Romney “Where to Vote” Web tool broken on election day

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Only latest in online SNAFUs. Earlier today, Romney emails black Democrat telling him to vote tomorrow.
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“Glitch” wipes out 1,000 early votes in black FL neighborhood

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First they said “computer glitch,” now it’s “human error.” Uh huh. Always at the minority polling places.
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Pro-Romney firm buys voting machine company, raises alarms

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The third-largest voting machine company in the US has been bought by a group of ex-Bainers. Ohio vote alert?
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