David Johnson: “Who are you going to believe, me or your own eyes?”

Groucho Marx

I have always admired Senator David Johnson. He and I rarely agree, but he is an uncommonly smart and honest legislator. When I watched the Senate debate voter ID yesterday, I was pleased to see that he was reading AAI’s most recent paper before he spoke and that he referenced it in his remarks. But I was sorry to see that the arguments he made against voter ID yesterday were startling in their unseriousness. AAI’s latest paper undercuts the idea that requiring an ID suppresses the vote; in … [Read more...]