voting bill

2013 TN General Assembly
4:04 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Tennessee House Strips Student IDs from Voting Bill

Credit wikipedia.org

A Tennessee House committee has stripped student identification cards issued by public universities from a bill about photo IDs that can be used to vote. Tuesday's change comes less than a week after the full Senate passed the bill allowing student IDs 21-8. Republican Rep. Jeremy Durham of Franklin made the change, arguing that "there's a public policy good in making sure that the right people are voting."

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