Republicans try to pass a voter ID bill before session ends

Sunday, May 11, 2008 | 5:50 p.m. CDT; updated 7:05 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — As quick as a camera flash, Republican lawmakers have resurrected a plan to require photo identification for voters. They will press to pass it this week, lest their political opportunity to do so disappears.