North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) delivered an extensive defense of the state's controversial new voter identification law on Monday. After slamming the Department of Justice's lawsuit against North Carolina as politically motivated and "without merit ...
TPM · 10/22/2013
North Carolina's governor has quietly signed a measure into law that overhauls the state's election laws to require government-issued photo IDs at the polls and shorten early voting, moves that drew stinging criticism and threats of legal action from a ... · 8/12/2013
Attorney General Eric Holder announced at a press conference on Monday that the Department of Justice is filing a lawsuit against North Carolina over the state’s new, controversial voting law under Section 2 of the Voting Rights Act, saying parts of the ...
Swampland Time · 9/30/2013
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Passed almost one year ago, the North Carolina law instituted a number of changes to the voting process, including requirement of voter ID; elimination of same-day registration; reduction of early voting days; and prohibition of pre-registration for 16 ...
Constitution Daily · 7/10/2014
The Justice Department will sue the state of North Carolina for alleged racial discrimination over tough new voting rules, the latest effort by the Obama administration to fight back against a Supreme Court decision that struck down the most powerful part ...
CBS News · ByStephanie Condon · 10/1/2013
The Justice Department is planning to sue the state of North Carolina over its voter ID law, a source briefed on the plans told ABC News. The move is expected to be announced today and comes in the wake of a recent Supreme Court decision that gutted a ...
Yahoo GMA · 9/30/2013
Starting in 2016, students in North Carolina will have to present a photo ID to vote. Among the forms of acceptable identification are driver’s licenses, passports and military IDs. College IDs, however, are not accepted. The new law has troubled many ...
USA Today College · 7/16/2014
A North Carolina voter shows off his sticker during the early voting process in 2012. (Photo: Mike Spencer, AP) WASHINGTON — For the second time in two weeks, the Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a state law restricting voters' access to the polls.
USA Today · 10/9/2014
(AP Photo/Gerry Broome) Yesterday, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed the nation’s worst voter suppression law. The sweeping law requires strict government-issued photo ID to cast a ballot, cuts the number of early voting days by a week ...
Moyers & Company · 8/13/2013
UPDATE, Tuesday, August 13: On August 12, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed the controversial voting ID bill into law. The measure—which former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton described as "a greatest hits of voter suppression"--was ...
Mother Jones · 7/24/2013
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