To Vote In Wisconsin, You Need the Magic Words

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Madison's Capital Times has found what critics of Wisconsin's new voter photo i.d. law are citing "the smoking gun" that proves the bill's intent is to disenfranchise poor voters: an internal Department of Transportation memo telling DMV workers not to tell residents they can get free i.d. cards - unless they know to check a box asking for it. Officials say they are not being coy, which seems kinda coy.

"While you should certainly help customers who come in asking for a free ID to check the appropriate box, you should refrain from offering the free version to customers who do not ask for it." - Steve Krieser of the Dept. of Transportation

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