Problem: Democratic Turnout Is Too Low. Solution: Stop Republicans From Voting.

VOTEAn outrageous suggestion? Of course it is. And I do not know of a single Democrat who is proposing such a course of action.

Republicans, however, are not above such chicanery.

The converse situation, wherein Republicans are concerned about large Democratic turnouts, produces an entirely different mindset.

Republican solutions are to suppress Democratic votes. And it is not in the actions of the odd Republican official. It is an orchestrated strategy by Republican legislators and governors across the country.

Voter suppression is aimed at limiting likely Democratic voters (such as students, the poor, people of color, etc.) under the guise of preventing voter fraud.

Suppression schemes include curtailing voting days and hours, combining multiple precincts, eliminating polling places, requiring various types of identification, rejecting college IDs, even from state colleges and universities, etc.

 

 

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