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Voter suppression tactics in action

March 28, 2016

By MIKE KIRCHUBEL
The Daily Republic

The past two times we’ve met here on this Daily Republic page, we’ve examined some tricks Republicans use to stop American citizens from voting.

The first column was devoted to their voter photo ID scam and then we saw how they systematically purge African-American and Hispanic voters from registration lists and use “voter caging” to remove voters in Democratic districts. We also saw how voter purging in Florida influenced the 2000 presidential race.