Republican Voter Suppression Prevents Military Vets From Voting in Wisconsin

Vet told Veteran’s ID invalid for voting, others completely disenfranchised in first roll-out of Republican anti-voter law…

Well, golly, who coulda seen this coming? And I suspect it’s just the beginning…

Tuesday was the official launch of Wisconsin’s new Voter-I.D. law, with citizens now required to present a photo-identification card in order to cast a ballot in the primaries for local elections. And as it turns out, one man refused to vote, because he was so angry that his card from the Department of Veterans Affairs was not on the approved list.

As the Racine Journal Times reported, 69-year old veteran Gil Paar was shocked when poll workers told him his photo I.D. from the V.A. wasn’t on the accepted list.

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