“The right to vote is threatened today in a way that it has not been since the Voting Rights Act was passed in to law…
Tag: Voter ID
Commonwealth Court Judge Bernard McGinley HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state judge on Friday barred enforcement of Pennsylvania’s strict voter-identification law in the Nov. 5 general election.
Protestors gather on the steps of the Pennsylvania State Capitol to oppose the voter ID law in advance of court hearings July 25, 2012. (Photo by Brentin Mock/Colorlines/File) The plaintiffs challenging the constitutionality of the state’s Voter ID Law ended the first week of their Commonwealth Court case, by presenting a political communications professor who testified the state’s education and outreach efforts about the law’s requirements were lacking.