voter identification law http://apr.org en Alabama Offering Free Photo IDs To Vote http://apr.org/post/alabama-offering-free-photo-ids-vote <p></p><p>Voters who don't have a valid photo ID to use in Alabama's elections can get one free at county board of registrars' offices.</p><p>Alabama's chief election official, Secretary of State Jim Bennett, says registrars' offices in every county will be offering the free IDs, starting this week.</p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:49:26 +0000 The Associated Press 48143 at http://apr.org Alabama Offering Free Photo IDs To Vote Ala. Officials Say Voter ID Law Can Take Effect http://apr.org/post/ala-officials-say-voter-id-law-can-take-effect <p>Alabama officials say voters apparently will have to present identification at the polls in the next election.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Officials including Gov. Robert Bentley, Secretary of State Beth Chapman and Attorney General Luther Strange said the Supreme Court's ruling Tuesday throwing out part of the federal Voting Rights Act means the state does not have to submit for preclearance a new law requiring voters to have photo identification.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Strange said the voter identification law will be implemented immediately.<br> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:42:30 +0000 The Associated Press 33087 at http://apr.org Ala. Officials Say Voter ID Law Can Take Effect