Voters Face New Law, Changes
Election Officials Predict Few Problems
Posted: May 18, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.
BENTONVILLE -- Horace Crosby, 64, of Gentry had no photo identification that met the state's new voter identification law's requirements. So he became the first voter in Benton County to have an election ID made for him at the county clerk's office -- and the camera on the machine broke.
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Under a new Arkansas law, acceptable voter photo identification includes:
• An Arkansas driver’s license
• A concealed handgun carry license
• A United States passport
• An employee badge or identification document that’s been issued by the State of Arkansas, the federal government or a postsecondary educational institution.
• A United States military identification document
• A student identification card issued by an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the State of Arkansas
• A public assistance identification card
Source: Arkansas Secretary Of State
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