Eric Holder on voter ID laws: “We call those poll taxes”

Speaking before the NAACP, Attorney General Eric Holder departed from his prepared speech on Tuesday, decrying voter-ID laws that have been proposed in 10 states so far. Talking Points Memo reports: "Under the proposed law, concealed handgun licenses would be acceptable forms of photo ID, but student IDs would not," Holder said. "Many of those without IDs would have to travel great distances to get them, and some would struggle to pay for the documents they might need...Full Story
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