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Reminder: Voter ID is About Real People, With Real Stories of Being Denied the Right to Vote

If voter fraud was a real problem in Pennsylvania then perhaps Voter ID would make a sliver of sense, but it has already been proven that PA has never had a case of voter fraud. To undermine the voting rights of people like those who spoke at this hearing (and 9% of the state’s voters in total) is plain wrong.
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On Heels of Admission PA Has Never Had a Case of Voter Fraud, State's Voter ID Law Goes to Court

Today, in a Harrisburg courtroom, Judge Robert Simpson will hear Applewhite et al. v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a case that pits a coalition of civil rights groups questioning the constitutionality of Pennsylvania’s Voter ID Law against the administration that authored it. On the federal level, the Justice Department is investigating the law to see if it discriminates against minorities, such as 93-year old civil rights activist Viviette Applewhite who is currently unable to vote. The groups fighting the law may have caught a break this week when the state revealed that there have been no reported cases of in-person voter fraud in Pennsylvania to date
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B: CA Koch Brothers Summon Billionaires to San Diego

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B: Health Insurance Industry Moves to Block Information to Consumers

Just when consumers are finally getting a look at how health insurance companies conduct their business, the industry is racing to shut and lock the door.
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