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The battle over voting

October 10, 2014

U.S. District Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos, here in Corpus Christi has struck down Texas’s latest voter ID law. I wonder if that ruling references the latest study by the GAO, which finds that new voting restrictions reduce voter turn-out, especially among minorities and the young? Which is their intent. As their originators have admitted, time and time and time again. Alas, it won’t be surprising when the 5th circuit reverses Ramos’s decision.

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