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GOP seeks to suppress votes with ID laws
GOP seeks to suppress votes with ID laws

I agree with former Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. that voting is "our most sacred constitutional right" ("Middle class value claims are a joke," Oct. 19). "The removal of ineligible names (mostly the deceased) disenfranchises nobody," Mr. Ehrlich wrote. No dispute there. However, the so-called voter reforms that he and the Republican Party support are intended to make it more difficult for many citizens to exercise that sacred right. These voter ID laws require that an individual show a government-issued ID in order to cast a vote. If you don't own a car, you likely don't have such an ID. If you don't own a car, you likely are poor or young and...

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