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Iowa Supreme Court halts absentee issues in voter ID law - 14 Aug 2018
The League of United Latin American Citizens of Iowa and Iowa State University student Taylor Blair sued the state in May, arguing that changes in the voter ID law would disenfranchise voters, especially Latinos who vote absentee in large numbers.
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Trump ally Kobach wins Republican governor primary in Kansas

Reuters - 15 Aug 2018
Kobach's win marks another successful endorsement for Trump, who has weighed in on Republican primaries in several state and federal races, including Georgia's governor primary, signaling the embattled president remains popular with his base. Kobach ...
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Voter ID Law Argued; November Election At Stake

Iowa Public Radio - 09 Aug 2018
Early voting started Monday for the June 5th primary elections for Iowa governor, U.S. representatives, and other offices. It marks the first statewide use of Iowa's new voter ID law, which was signed into law in 2017. Polk County Auditor Jamie ...
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Paul Pate: Russians haven't hacked Iowa

Decorah Journal - 14 Aug 2018
Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate, left, and Winneshiek County Auditor Ben Steines hosted a “Voter Ready” roundtable discussion to help inform the public about new voter integrity election laws last Tuesday in the courthouse annex in Decorah. (Decorah ...
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Nation briefing

Daily Herald - 15 Aug 2018
Kobach's national prominence rose during his crusade for strict voter ID laws. He called voter fraud a significant problem in Kansas, citing dozens of non-citizens on the state's voter rolls and nine criminal election-fraud cases he brought as ...
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Judge to hear arguments on voter ID injunction

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines - 03 Aug 2018
The Iowa Supreme Court will hear arguments next week over an appeal of last month's temporary injunction barring the state from implementing some provisions of Iowa's new voter ID law. The order, filed earlier this week by Chief Justice Mark Cady ...
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Kansas governor concedes GOP primary to secretary of state

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 15 Aug 2018
"This election may be the closest in America. But the numbers are not there." Kobach, 52, has a national conservative following thanks to his strong stance against illegal immigration and his fervent defense of voter ID laws. He was vice chairman of ...
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Mueller's investigation is, in fact, a witch hunt

Chicago Tribune - 12 Aug 2018
To the editor: Everyone knows that the purpose of gerrymandering is to diminish the impact of opposing voters. Then why hasn't the U.S. Supreme Court outlawed it? Everyone knows that voter ID laws have one purpose: to prevent specific groups of people ...
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Real ID will divide us all into documented and undocumented

Los Angeles Times - 30 Jul 2018
“A federal law that aims to conscript the states into creating a national ID system … is precisely the kind of scheme that the framers expected that federalism would guard against,” the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the World Privacy Forum argued ...
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As midterm elections near, Iowa voting law changes

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines - 27 Jul 2018
Approved identification includes an Iowa driver's license, an Iowa non-operator ID card, a U.S. passport, a U.S. military ID, a U.S. veteran ID or an Iowa voter ID PIN card. Those with an out-of-state license — like college students — can present ...

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