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GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS ROUNDUP: The voter ID law debate continues and continues...

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Democrats say the poor could face new obstacles to voting under a state bill to let them vote without a photo I-D. The minority party raised a host of concerns yesterday at a public hearing on a Republican bill aimed at making some sort of voter I-D constitutional. One of the bill's main sponsors, freshman Assembly Republican Michael Schraa of Oshkosh, said it could be "years and years" before the courts rule on the constitutionality of the original law.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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