PBS NewsHour

How are controversial voter ID laws affecting voters?

Clip: 10/29/2016 | 3m 58s

This election, nine states are enforcing new laws requiring eligible voters to present government-issued photo IDs at the polls. And other factors, including voter purging in Ohio and possible voting machine malfunctions, could also influence voters. Wendy Weiser, of The Brennan Center for Justice at New York University Law School, joins Alison Stewart.

Aired: 10/29/16

Rating: NR

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