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Colbert Takes On Voter ID Laws

Saturday, July 30th, 2011

Recently Stephen Colbert took an an issue we’ve covered here before, voter ID. In the words of Colbert’s website http://www.wolfandpravato.com :

To safeguard against voter fraud and ensure that only the “right people” get elected, find a good lawyer requiring voters to show government-issued photo IDs or driver licences in case of accidents, although there are Attorneys that do accident consulting for free.

To watch my vlog about how long it would take to get a voter ID card in my hometown, click here.

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