Holder’s DOJ has stated that Texas, which passed a Voter ID law, failed to show how having a voter ID would not disenfranchise thousands of Latino voters.
Obviously, this law is not about Latinos, it is about allowing voter fraud.
ID’s can be obtained free of charge from the Motor Vehicle department, social security office, and numerous other places.
The DOJ has blocked voter ID laws in South Carolina and a county judge stopped a voter ID law in Wisconsin.
You need an ID for a library card and to drive, but not to vote!
DOJ Reponse: “Even using the data most favorable to the state, Hispanics disproportionately lack either a driver’s license or a personal identification card,” Thomas Perez, head of the Justice Department’s civil rights division, wrote in the letter to Keith Ingram, the director of elections for the Texas Secretary of State…Read more on Newsmax.com: Newsmax
The reality is that many of the potential voters don’t have ID’s because they are here illegally and will vote Democratic.
How do you survive without any ID, come on???
Texas is covered by the Voting Rights Act of 1965 which prevents historically discriminatory states from infringing upon the rights of minorities. Any changes they make to election laws must be cleared by the DOJ.
Texas and South Carolina have both sued the DOJ in federal court, in hopes that their new laws may be enforced during the 2012 presidential elections.
The Democrats like to say voter fraud is a myth. I suppose convicted ACORNers who engaged in voter fraud was a myth. Check out some more myths here –