Stricter Voter ID Laws in Wake of Elections; Immigrants Leave Oklahoma

By The News Jan 10, 2008

Controversial Voter ID Law Suggested by Supreme Court Despite arguments that Indiana’s strict voter identification policy will inhibit thousands of poor, minority, and elderly voters from casting a ballot, the Supreme Court considers the law valid. LA Times Kerry for Obama Former Presidential candidate, John Kerry, will endorse Barack Obama’s campaign in the wake of his second-place finish in the New Hampshire primary. NY Times Oklahoma Law Causes the Undocumented to Flee Oklahoma’s new immigration measures have led to a mass exodus of undocumented workers and immigrants leaving the state. The new law will revoke business licenses from employers hiring undocumented immigrants, deny the undocumented public benefits, and will eventually criminalize the transportation of these workers. USA Today