Monday, 31 August 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Monday
Low  65°
High 96°
Tuesday
Low  69°
High 95°
Wednesday
Low  69°
High 97°
Thursday
Low  70°
High 97°
Friday
Low  67°
High 94°
Saturday
Low  68°
High 91°
Sunday
Low  64°
High 91°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 73°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
15,000 Voter Registrations Being Held Up
08/15/2013

 Nearly 15,000 Kansas residents who registered to vote are having their voting rights held up under a new law requiring voters to prove U.S. citizenship.
 
     The law took effect in January and aims to keep immigrants in the U.S. illegally and other noncitizens from casting fraudulent ballots.
 
     Critics say its enforcement in Kansas and a handful of other Republican-dominated states disenfranchises voters who haven't produced a birth certificate, passport or other acceptable proof. The voters in limbo in Kansas are enough to swing a close statewide race.
 
     The American Civil Liberties Union is threatening a federal lawsuit.
 
     Secretary of State Kris Kobach promises Kansas will keep enforcing the law. He says the state is lenient in allowing people to fill out registration forms but present papers later.

 

© Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Guymon PD Needs Help Locating Suspect
Ulysses Woman Charged With Murder, Child Abuse
Taxi Driver Robbed, Liberal Teens Invovled
Letter From Seward County Regarding Saturday's Enduro Races
Liberal Native Looks To Bring Pro Wrestling Back To Tulsa
Liberal's Kuhnel Tops Baseball America List
Baker Arts Center Announces Brews and Barbeque Winners
480 Board Gives Permission to Hire Temporary Teachers
City Commission Meets, Approves Interceptor Line
LPD Says, "You Drink, You Drive, You Lose
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Southwest Medical Center Announced the Addition of Two New Senior Leaders
LHS Volleyball Goes 0-6 to Begin Season
Jayhawk League Adds League Games for 2016
Liberal's Kuhnel Tops Baseball America List
Ulysses Woman Charged With Murder, Child Abuse
LHS Volleyball Looks to Get Back to Winning Ways  
Irby Expects Improved Tennis Team  
Liberal Native Looks To Bring Pro Wrestling Back To Tulsa
Seward Comeback Stuns Colby
Sublette Looks to Out-Fox Opponents in 2015  
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group