WI DMV Tells Boy His Bank Account Doesn’t Show Enough “Activity” To Get a Voter ID

(Video) A video has surfaced of a boy trying to get one of the new Wisconsin Voter ID's that were ushered in by the signing of new a voting law in the state. Shot by the boy's mother with the clear intention of indicting the process, the video shows the pair going from station to station at the DMV, asking all of the right questions as to why there are so many hurdles to acquiring this constitutionally guaranteed ID card. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Dwight Rousu - Jul 27, 2011 - 1:13 AM PDT
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by Dwight Rousu - Aug. 1, 2011

Interesting first person investigative reporting on the attempts by republicans in Wisconsin to make voting difficult for youth and the poor, with a slimy attempt to collect a $28 "poll tax" going to the bank.

The link to charging that DMV offices in democratic areas are being closed is interesting, but not well verified.

This is what voter suppression looks like. More »

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