In a move supporters praised as a step toward addressing the problems of voter fraud in the state, the Senate approved a measure Thursday that would require photo IDs to vote. The final vote, 26-7, was favored by Republicans. In Friday morning’s newsmaker we will speak with Senator Bill Stouffer. Stouffer says he’s optimistic about the measure’s future.
The measure moves to the House, where a large Republican majority could bode well for the legislation.