In this week’s episode of Whose Vote Will Be Suppressed Next, we take a trip to North Dakota and Georgia. The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed a lower court ruling in North Dakota that lets the state enforce a key provision of its voter ID law that requires voters to present an ID with a current residential street address. A group of Native American residents spoke out against the decision, arguing the rule disproportionately disenfranchises thousands of Native American voters who live on North Dakota reservations and use P.O. box addresses, not street addresses. To no one’s surprise, Justice Ginsberg dissented, arguing that “reasonable voters may well assume that the ID allowing them to vote in the primary election would remain valid in the general election.” Meanwhile, in Georgia, several civil rights groups are suing Brian Kemp, Secretary of State and GOP candidate for Governor, over the Exact Match law that has put on hold the registrations of over 50,000 voters – 80% of whom are Black, Latino, or Asian American. Stacey Abrams, Democratic candidate for Governor, and her campaign called on Kemp to resign as Secretary of State since, ya know, he’s trying to suppress the vote for political gain. We don’t have much else to say about this, folks, since voter suppression really isn’t funny…

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