LETTER: Proposed government-issued ID voting requirement is wrong

Monday, February 14, 2011 | 11:39 a.m. CST; updated 8:11 p.m. CST, Monday, February 14, 2011

Once again, the Missouri General Assembly is pushing a constitutional amendment that would make it possible to require a government-issued photo ID for voting. In 2006, a similar measure was struck down by the Missouri Supreme Court, but proponents of the measure seem incapable of taking "no" for an answer.