Efforts at some compromise on the N.C. Legislature's voter ID bill, which originally would have required a photo ID in order to vote, have reached an impasse. Without the necessary votes to override the governor's veto last year of the bill (HB 351, Restore Confidence in Government), and with this year's legislative session set to end early next week, the proposition of requiring a photo ID at the polls is likely to sunset for 2011-2012.Read the full article
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