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Voter ID Could Cost Just One County Nearly $1 Million To Implement

By Ian Millhiser  

"Voter ID Could Cost Just One County Nearly $1 Million To Implement"

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Today, Minnesota voters will decide whether to amend their state constitution to require voters to show photo ID at the polls, a common voter suppression requirement that disenfranchises many minority, low-income and student voters. If this voter suppression amendment passes, however, it could cost Minnesotans more than just many people’s votes. One Minnesota county estimates costs up to nearly $1 million if it is forced to implement voter ID.

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