Are Voter ID Laws Here to Stay?
Voter ID laws were one of the most contentious issues of the past election season. (Here is everything you need to know  about the laws.) Proponents insisted IDs should be required at polling places in order to thwart fraud. But there has been little evidence  of such fraud and Democrats argued that the laws were meant to suppress voters.
The impact of the laws on this past election isn't clear. But one thing is clear: There are still pushes for the laws in http://tv.msnbc.com/2012/11/30/voter-id-crusade-continues-into-2013-four-to-watch/">many states .