Billionaire donors Laura and John Arnold support far more in Maryland than police surveillance

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What's wrong with voter ID?

What's wrong with voter ID?

Earlier this week, I attended the refresher course for Maryland election judges and completed the "Election Judge Assessment" test. I think it would be noted that in the 2016 "Election Judge Manual", Chapter 1, General Information, page 1.7 "Voter ID Policy," it states that a judge should not ask a voter to show identification unless the voter is marked as "'Show ID' in the electronic pollbook."

Note that the "do not" is underlined and boldly printed in the manual.

So, we need to show a photo identifcation at the airport, to rent a car, to get the balance on a bank account, to make a retail purchase using a credit card, to...