Wisconsin voter ID

Politics & Government
9:28 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Wisconsin Voter ID Law

Voter ID is now off, again.

Wisconsin voters will not have to present a photo ID in order to vote in November's election. The Supreme Court has blocked the law, at least for 90 days.

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Politics & Government
10:53 am
Thu October 9, 2014

UPDATE: GAB to Spend $400,000 Informing Residents about Voter ID

The campaign is being called, "Bring it to the Ballot". It will include ads on TV, radio and billboards.

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Politics & Government
4:06 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

ACLU Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Block Wisconsin Voter ID Law

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With fewer than five weeks until Election Day, the American Civil Liberties Union is asking the Supreme Court to let Wisconsin people vote without a photo ID.

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Politics & Government
9:20 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Federal Appeals Court Will Not Reconsider Wisconsin Voter ID Ruling

The full federal appeals court is divided, five to five, so it will not rehear the case. The tie means Wisconsin can enforce its Voter ID law.

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Politics & Government
4:48 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Milwaukee Supervisors Vote to Provide Free Rides to DMV Offices for Voter IDs

Transit officials would have to come up with a plan to transport would-be voters to DMV offices.

The Milwaukee County Board voted unanimously on Thursday to spend $1,300 transporting people who must visit a DMV office to apply for a state ID.

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Politics & Government
1:00 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Walker, Burke Weigh in on Voter ID Ruling

Opponents of Voter ID are asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its ruling from last week.

State officials have until Tuesday to respond to a federal appeals court in Chicago. It wants to know what they think of the court reconsidering the status of Wisconsin’s Voter ID law.

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Politics & Government
10:36 am
Thu September 18, 2014

Voter ID Update: Wisconsin Given Until Tuesday to Respond; UW System to Issue New Student IDs

Federal appeals court wants a state response to a request, that the full court reconsider the status of Wisconsin's Voter ID law.

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Politics & Government
5:55 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Groups Fighting Wisconsin Voter ID Law Ask Full Federal Appeals Court to Intervene

Election Day is November 4, 2014.

Late Friday, three of the appellate judges reinstated the state's Voter ID law. Several parties hope the full court decides differently, with the election seven weeks away.

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Politics & Government
4:20 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

UPDATE: Federal Appeals Court Reinstates Wisconsin's Voter ID Law

Appeals court wasted no time, in determining the voting procedure for Wisconsin's November 4 Election

Just hours after judges in Chicago heard oral arguments on Friday and Gov. Walker changed a rule, the court reinstated Wisconsin's Voter ID law.

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Politics & Government
2:39 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

Walker Approves New Rules for Obtaining Voter ID, While Court Considers Law's Status

The state just amended the process

Gov. Walker has ordered the state to verify people's birth records for free, if they're needed, in order to get a government ID card for voting.

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