VIDEO: Stacey Abrams, Raphael Warnock flipflop on voter ID

VIDEO: Stacey Abrams, Raphael Warnock flipflop on voter ID
Stacey Abrams (Image: Twitter screen grab)

[Ed. – It’s called politics.]

I wrote yesterday about the comically absurd pirouette that voting-rights warriors like Abrams and Raphael Warnock have done in order to allow themselves to support Joe Manchin’s compromise bill in the Senate. If you missed that post, here’s Warnock’s new line on voter ID, which Manchin’s bill would make mandatory in all 50 states:

“I have never been opposed to voter ID,” Warnock said. “And in fact, I don’t know anybody who is — who believes people shouldn’t have to prove that they are who they say they are. But what has happened over the years is people have played with common sense identification and put into place restrictive measures intended not to preserve the integrity of the outcome, but to select, certain group.”

And here’s Warnock in 2012. …

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