Discussion Activity Guidelines
Part I – Original Post/Thread Guidelines:
Reminder: The research criteria is 2-3 scholarly sources (articles from peer-reviewed academic journals), plus supplemental sources (from credible outlets) for current events. Always identify your sources with both in the body of the text and with a formal citation at the end of your posting. The minimum writing requirement must be met and exceeded using your own words (do not include cited information in your word count).
Prompt: From Chapter 5(question)
Some states are, or are in the process of, enforcing strict voter ID laws. These are aimed at decreasing voter fraud; however, some have argued that stricter laws will make it much harder for certain groups, such as minorities and the poor, to vote. Do you think that stricter voter ID laws are necessary? If so, why? If not, why not? Do you think they will have an adverse effect on certain groups?