Voter ID Backer, Opponent Agree on One Point: Voter Rolls Are a Mess
02/23/2012 - There are few people further apart on the issue of new voter photo ID requirements than Laura Murphy and Hans von Spakovsky.
She's director of the ACLU's Washington Legislative Office. He's with the Heritage Foundation and a former Justice Department official under George W. Bush.
The two did agree on one thing — that voter registration rolls are a mess that needs to be cleaned up. They both cited a Pew Center on the States report last week that there are more than 2 million dead people registered to vote, and about 24 million registrations that are invalid or inaccurate.
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