Myrna Perez http://whqr.org en Voter ID Bill Could Mean More Restrictions in Local Elections http://whqr.org/post/voter-id-bill-could-mean-more-restrictions-local-elections <p><strong><em>Editor's Note:&nbsp; This article was corrected to reflect the Supreme Court's action regarding the Voting Rights Act.&nbsp; </em></strong></p><p>The newly passed Voter ID Bill stands to change the nature of Election Days across the state. Strict voter ID requirements, prohibition of provisional ballots, the elimination of same-day registration and a shortened early voting period mean North Carolinians will have to be more vigilant about the rules to cast their ballots. And that's not necessarily all--we could see changes at the local level, too.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 15:56:44 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 41693 at http://whqr.org Voter ID Bill Could Mean More Restrictions in Local Elections