On one proposal to consolidate three Boone precincts into one, a proposal which eliminates an early-voting and Election Day polling site on the campus of Appalachian State University, the question was posed to the elections board director, "How much money will this save?" --- the response: "None". The minutes from the meeting were actually changed to remove that response.
Supporters are now helping to
This is what North Carolina has done since the voting rights act was struck down: Requires a strict voter ID Government issued student IDs are no longer acceptable Cuts a week off early voting in the state (used by up to 70 percent of African-American voters in 2012) Barred local election boards from keeping the polls open on the final Saturday before the election after 1pm Eliminated…
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