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Republicans Vote Unanimously to Mandate ID to Vote in Michigan in Bid to Tighten Rules

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

Michigan Republicans unanimously passed three bills Wednesday that would require a photo ID for all in-person voters in the state and tack on extra identification measures for mail-in voters, adding Michigan to a handful of states looking to tighten voting regulations.
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Michigan Republicans pass bills to add voter ID requirements

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

LANSING, Mich. - Republicans who control the Michigan Senate passed legislation Wednesday that would mandate a photo ID to vote in person and add identity requirements for people who want to vote by mail.
The bills, which were sent to the GOP-led House on party-line 19-6 votes, are among a wave of Republican-sponsored measures to tighten voting rules in various states. Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will veto the bills if they reach her desk, but the GOP could eventually sidestep her with a maneuver that lets the Legislature enact citizen-initiated ballot proposals.
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