Commonwealth Court Judge Simpson announced his ruling on Pennsylvania’s voter ID law last week. The ruling was disappointing, but I’m still standing with local and state leaders to overturn the law. We’re also pushing legislation that would increase penalties for voter impersonation. The law requires Pennsylvania voters to show an ID before they are allowed […]

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HARRISBURG, Aug. 15, 2012 — The Senate Democratic Philadelphia delegation today rebuked Commonwealth Court’s refusal to grant an injunction that would have halted the state’s controversial voter ID law from being implemented. “I am extremely disappointed in the court’s decision. Pennsylvania does not have a voter fraud issue, but we now have a voter suppression […]

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