Voter ID bill passes Texas Senate

March 2009
Graham Leader;3/25/2009, Vol. 133 Issue 65, p6A
The article reports on the move of the Texas Senate to approve the Senate Bill 362 which requires voters to present their proof of identification when casting ballots during early voting or on election day in Texas. It states that the bill would also require all voters to present a photo identification including drivers' license or military identification card.


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