I was taught every vote counts growing up, but now I'm starting to wonder. What are your thoughts on voter suppression attempts in swing states by the Republicans?
I don't pay as much attention to state issues, so I'm usually fairly vague on those kinds of details.
Voter suppression is as dirty as personal attacks by campaigns, neither should have place in our politics. Anyone who wants voter ID laws should try to pass laws that will take effect in 2016, but start providing people with IDs right away.
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