Why voter ID isn’t just ‘common sense’


A recent study by other researchers focusing on the swing-state of Pennsylvania found that one in seven voters there lack an ID — one in three in Philadelphia — with minorities far more likely than whites to fall into this category.  In fact, every study around notes this disparate demographic trend, even the low-number outlier study preferred by Hans van Spakovsky, the conservative Heritage Foundation’s voter “integrity” activist: its authors still found that “registered voters without photo IDs tended to be female, African-American, and Democrat.”

Virtually Speaking Sunday

Virtually Speaking Sundays – 6pm pac|9pm east – Dave Johnson & Jay Ackroyd
Listen live or later: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/virtuallyspeaking/2012/10/15/dave-johnson-jay-ackroyd-virtually-speaking-sundays

In our alternative to the Sunday morning ‘news’ shows, two members of our media panel – this week it’s Dave Johnson and Jay Ackroyd – discuss current political and cultural developments from a progressive perspective.

Culture of Truth satirizes the Sunday Morning ‘news’ shows at the Bobblespeak Translations. At the bottom of the hour, he provides us with the most ridiculous moment.

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