On Tuesday, Dec. 13, Attorney General Eric Holder visited Austin to speak out against a wave of state voter identification laws like the new one in Texas.

Holder and liberals claim that the voter ID laws could disenfranchise minority and low-income voters.

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You have to show ID to buy beer and cigarettes, and that's for something trivial. Why then, would it NOT be required for voting, choosing the leaders of our community/state/nation?

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