Archive for August, 2012

22 Aug 2012

Other Views: A voter ID victory – LubbockOnline.com

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A voter ID law which was seen as racist by the Attorney General Eric Holder has been upheld by a Pennsylvania judge, who refused to block the law going into effect. Contrary to beliefs about the law, voter IDs have been made readily available at no cost – with vouchers allowing voters to vote without […]

22 Aug 2012

Justice Department Approves Virginia Voter ID Law – TPM

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Virginia’s voter ID law, which gives voters a number of different identification options, has been approved by the Justice Department. Unlike laws in South Carolina and Texas, which the Justice Department opposed, the Virginia law does not require a photograph. Bank statements, utility bills or university ID cards would be acceptable forms of identification under […]

22 Aug 2012

Feds Sign Off on Virginia Voter ID Law

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Virginia has a new voting ID law for upcoming fall elections. The law has been changed from not requiring residents to have ID to vote, to requiring ID, but accepting many different forms of identification including but not limited to a student ID, a bank statement, or utility bill.  The Justice Department had no protest […]

21 Aug 2012

Voter Turnout Infographic Shows Women, Older People Most Likely To …

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A new study gives the breakdown on who will be likely to vote in the 2012 election by giving the statistics of who voted in 2008. Women and older people were the leading groups that voted in 2008 and the educated far outnumbered those without a high school diploma as well as married people opposed […]

21 Aug 2012

Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office offers Fire Safety Tips for College Students

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Do you have a child in college? If so then you can rest assure that there is help for them. Take a few minutes and read over this article that is only there to help keep your child safe while there in school. Reading this article and having your children read this article could mean […]

21 Aug 2012

DMV will accept Mexican photo ID card for awhile – Houston Chronicle

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Do you have a Mexican photo ID card and have problems when it comes to registering at the DMV? Well, if you need some information about the new update that is into effect for the next year but only for a year then you should stop and take a few minutes and read this article. […]

20 Aug 2012

Credit Card Skimming ??? A Business and Customer Nightmare

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Credit card skimming is wide spread threat to customers across the country, but with reported losses related to credit card skimming totaling over $200 million dollars a year in the restaurant industry alone, many food service businesses are initiating vigilant policies in response. Focusing on prevention, restaurant owners are training their managers, supervisors, and employees […]

20 Aug 2012

Texas GOP vows to defend Voter ID; Latino vote in Southwest could decline

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As voter ID laws heat up, Texas GOP are still supporting their version of the law. Many states now have a similar law like Florida, Colorado and Arizona. Latino organizations across the US come together to educate their Latin communities on the requirements in order to vote in their state. However, Texas has some of […]