voter ID

File photo of the NAACP symbol. (Photo by Michael Smith/Newsmakers)

Voter ID Bill Focus Of Planned Monday NAACP Rally

Organizers of a 12th week of protests outside the North Carolina General Assembly plan to focus on opposition to a new voter identification bill.

07/22/2013

Supporters of the Voting Rights Act listen to speakers discussing the Supreme Court's rulings outside the U.S. Supreme Court building on June 25, 2013 in Washington, DC. The court ruled that Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act, which aimed at protecting minority voters, is unconstitutional. The high court convened again today to rule on some high profile decisions including two on gay marriage and one on voting rights. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

N.C. Senate Delaying Voter ID Bill For Another Week

The Senate is putting on hold for another week debating legislation that would require photo identification to vote in person in North Carolina.

07/01/2013

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Brain Dead Politics In Virginia

Ken Cuccinelli aspires to be the next governor of Virginia after spending four years trying to deny women’s health care rights, blocking Obamacare and forcing his ideology and personal beliefs on the Commonwealth of Virginia.

11/28/2012

People wait in line to vote at the Board of Elections early voting site on October 18, 2012 in Wilson, NC. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Turn Out Supporters For Early Vote As Republicans Try To Suppress Vote

Early vote was once an idea that both parties promoted. But as Democrats grow in their ability to use it to their strategic advantage, Republicans have sought to reduce or eliminate it.

10/19/2012

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Fayetteville Meeting To Reassure Voters About ID

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — An NAACP chapter is joining other local organizations in reassuring voters that no photo ID is required to vote in North Carolina.

CBS Charlotte–09/17/2012

A Philadelphia voter (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of Voting

There are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.

07/31/2012

Civil right activist Jesse Jackson talks with Occupy Wall Street participants in Zuccotti Park near Wall Street in New York, on Oct. 18, 2011. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Jackson To South Carolina: Fight Voter ID, Immigration Laws

The Rev. Jesse Jackson says people should fight South Carolina’s new laws on voter identification and immigration.

01/17/2012

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