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Wed Aug 1, 2012, 02:16 AM

Top Pa. elections official (R) admits not knowing voter ID law!

HARRISBURG -- The top Pennsylvania elections official(R)conceded a lack of familiarity with the new voter ID law on Tuesday as she was questioned by attorneys challenging the requirement.

As testimony continued a fifth day in a lawsuit seeking to delay implementation of the law, an attorney for the challengers asked Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele for details -- such as past requirements for state identification and the magnitude of colleges without ID expiration dates -- that she was unable to provide.

When attorney David Gersch pressed for the particulars of one form of identification acceptable for voting, she responded: "I don't know what the law says."

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yortsed snacilbuper Aug 2012 OP
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Response to yortsed snacilbuper (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 08:45 AM

1. Does anybody else (but us) have a problem with this?

Seems to me that our elected leaders ought to be, you know, READING THE BILLS THEY ARE VOTING FOR, SIGNING, and ENFORCING AND KNOW WHAT'S IN THEM!!!!

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Wed Aug 1, 2012, 09:23 AM

2. That statement alone should get the law thrown out.

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Response to yortsed snacilbuper (Original post)

Wed Aug 1, 2012, 10:05 AM

3. Aichele is a tool, nothing more. Her numbers are such bullshit that even bulls wouldn't shit them.

 

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