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Marc Veasey

U.S. Representative, D-Fort Worth


Marc Veasey represents the Dallas/Fort Worth-based 33rd Congressional District. He is chair of the U.S. House Voting Rights Caucus and was the lead plaintiff in the successful legal challenge to the discriminatory Texas Voter ID law.

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Time to put a fair voter ID law in place for Texas

As the 5th Circuit has said, a voter registration card is a “more secure document,” “not as easily obtained by another person,” “nondiscriminatory” and “free of charge.” Texas leaders should return to the drawing board to develop nondiscriminatory and evenhanded procedures.