In keeping with the original mission statement offered by Sen. Scott Fitzgerald when they enacted Walker's Act 10 to fuel protests in Wisconsin last year, State Sen. Glenn Grothman reiterated how important it is to legislate Voter ID in order to suppress the vote and ultimately defeat President Obama.
Think Progress Excerpt:
In an interview with ThinkProgress on Sunday, the number-two Republican senator argued that voter ID could be a boon for Republicans’ electoral prospects if the controversial law, which was blocked in state court, is reinstated in time for the November election. “Insofar as there are inappropriate things, people who vote inappropriately are more likely to vote Democrat,” argued Grothman.
KEYES: If it were upheld and in place in time for the November election, do you think — polls have shown a pretty razor-thin margin — do you think it might ultimately help Romney’s campaign here in the state?
GROTHMAN: Yes. Right. I think we believe that insofar as there are inappropriate things, people who vote inappropriately are more likely to vote Democrat.
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Wisconsin republicans entire legislative agenda since winning office in 2010 has been to crush Democrats and defeat Obama. Period.