Voter ID

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Corbett Asks Court To Reverse Decision On Voter ID

Lawyers for Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett say a judge made a host of mistakes in deciding to throw out the state’s requirement that voters display photo identification.

01/27/2014

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Judge Strikes Down Pa. Voter ID Law

Last year, KDKA caught up 82-year-old Minnie Walker of Manchester. She had voted in every presidential election since she cast her ballot for John F. Kennedy in 1960.

01/17/2014

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Lawyers Spar Over Voter ID Law In Court

The judge in Pennsylvania’s voter-identification law trial cleared the courtroom Tuesday so lawyers could spar in private over how many voters may have been unable to obtain an acceptable photo IDs before last year’s election.

07/30/2013

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Trial Begins On Pa.’s Photo ID Law

Inside the Pennsylvania Judicial Center in Harrisburg, lawyers argued the constitutionality of Pennsylvania’s controversial voter photo ID law.

07/15/2013

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Voter ID Bill And Immigration Hot Topics For Pa.

The Supreme Court has rejected an Arizona law requiring citizenship identification to vote. Will Pennsylvania face the same decision?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/17/2013

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Opinion: Brain Dead Politics In Virginia

Ken Cuccinelli aspires to be the next governor of Virginia after spending four years trying to deny women’s health care rights, blocking Obamacare and forcing his ideology and personal beliefs on the Commonwealth of Virginia.

11/28/2012

People wait in line to vote at the Board of Elections early voting site on October 18, 2012 in Wilson, NC. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Turn Out Supporters For Early Vote As Republicans Try To Suppress Vote

Early vote was once an idea that both parties promoted. But as Democrats grow in their ability to use it to their strategic advantage, Republicans have sought to reduce or eliminate it.

10/19/2012

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Voter ID Controversy Full Of Politics

The whole controversy over voter ID is full of politics. Republicans, who said they wanted to safeguard the election process, admitted it might give Mitt Romney the edge in Pennsylvania. And Democrats said the bill was designed to keep Democrats from voting in big cities.

10/02/2012

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Governor Corbett Defends Voter ID Law

In the midst of continuing court hearings on the state’s controversial voter ID program, Governor Tom Corbett defended the new photo identification law that opponents say could keep thousands from voting on November 6th.

09/26/2012

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Rep. Daryl Metcalfe Defends Himself Against Critics

Representative Daryl Metcalfe joined Mike Pintek on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA to defend himself against critics.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/26/2012

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Voter ID Law Case Sent Back To Commonwealth Court

PennDOT is changing the requirements for IDs, making it easier for everyone to get one before the November election. Now all you need is your Social Security number, but opponents say the change comes too late.

09/25/2012

Driver’s Licence Centers To Be Open On Nov. 5

PennDOT is opening driver licensing centers on the day before Election Day.

09/25/2012

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Rich Fitzgerald Talks City Development, Spaghetti Breakfast

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Rich Fitzgerald live at the Spaghetti Breakfast.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/21/2012

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Allegheny Co. Executive Outlines Plan To Allow Registered Voters To Obtain ID

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald says he has an easy and accessible plan to allow every registered voter in the county to obtain voter identification.

09/20/2012

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Pa. Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Voter ID Law

Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court heard arguments Thursday morning over the state’s new voter ID law. At issue is whether the new law, requiring each voter to show valid photo identification, poses an unnecessary burden on the right to vote.

09/13/2012

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