VoteRiders Helps Citizens Get the Voting Identification They Need

NorthStar News Today,  October 17, 2018

A non-profit, non-partisan organization called VoteRiders https://www.voteriders.org works to help people struggling with voter ID issues. ...

[VoteRiders founder, president and CEO Kathleen Unger] says: "There are many groups fighting voter ID laws in courts and legislatures across the county, but we are not one of them. What we care about and strive toward is that every eligible voter will be able to vote. VoteRiders’ focus is very practical: help citizens get their voter IDs by meeting the requirements of their respective state’s law" [A]bout 25 million people do not have the government-issued photo ID required in their states. About 10 per cent of voting age people find voting regulations so confusing they won’t vote. ...

Unger says VoteRiders field workers will help people with fees and transportation.

By Rosemary Eng

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