Officials See Few Voter ID Issues During Early Voting

EL PASO — If early voting is any indicator, having to furnish a photo ID before casting a ballot shouldn’t be a problem for the vast majority of Texans heading to the polls on Tuesday, according to elections officials.

But opponents of the state’s voter ID law, which was allowed to go into effect last year after a prolonged legal battle, say it has already disenfranchised voters. They add that it only makes sense that the number of reported issues is low because people without a photo ID would not take the trouble to show up only to be denied a ...

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