Voter ID Law Snags Former House Speaker — for a Day

Posted on 11/4/2013 by |Legal Grounds | Comments

Bulletin TodayMany of the lawsuits challenging voter ID laws in the states argue that they have an unequal impact on people of color and poor people. Turns out, they can prevent pretty much anyone from voting — or at least make it lots more difficult. >> Sign up for the AARP Health Newsletter Take Jim Wright of Texas. If the name sounds familiar, that’s because he used to be the Speaker of the House. That’s right, the Speaker of the U.S. …