Should photo ID be required to vote? The majority of Minnesotans say yes in every opinion poll ever conducted. Minnesotans no longer trust our antiquated election system. Some 64 percent say voter fraud is a serious problem.
A state with 140 recent voter-fraud convictions shouldn't, however, be a model for the nation.
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