Mississippi Moving Ahead With Voter ID, Too

Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann said on Tuesday that his state will move ahead with implementing voter ID in the the Supreme Court decision striking down part of the Voting Rights Act, according to WLBT

“Mississippi citizens have earned the right to determine our voting processes,” said Hosemann. “Our relationships and trust in each other have matured.  This chapter is closed.”

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