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Obama Checks IDs At Campaign Events

JT For Political Reform 2012/06/17 11:12:37

At Barack Obama’s campaign event yesterday, attendees were asked to
bring photo ID in order to get in to see the President. Apparently
they’ve faced issues of “fraud” – people showing up who aren’t actually
supporters of the President.

Jessica Kershaw, the Obama
campaign’s Ohio Press Secretary, confirmed in a statement to BuzzFeed
that the campaign checked every supporter’s identification at the door.


“We checked every ID at the door to make sure it matched with the name
on the ticket that supporters filled out,” she said. “We did this for
every person who came in.”

The Obama campaign has faced
infiltrators from the Romney campaign, which has deployed aides and
volunteers to blend in with supporters and attend Obama events.


Republicans point out that while they check IDs for their supporters,
the Obama administration opposes efforts to require identification at
polling places on election day — so called voter ID laws — arguing they
are discriminatory.

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  • CMackley ~POTL~PWCM~JLA 2012/06/18 21:22:45
    CMackley ~POTL~PWCM~JLA
    +1
    Hypocrites to the last.
  • Walt 2012/06/18 08:12:40
    Walt
    +2
    Well isn't this a funny development. According to all of the things liberals on SH have previously said, this means 0bama is attempting to disenfranchise his own supporters!
  • JT For ... Walt 2012/06/18 11:08:35
  • Aqua Surf BTO-t-BCRA-F 2012/06/18 05:33:21
    Aqua Surf BTO-t-BCRA-F
    +2
    If you can't take the heat Maobama, get out of our White House!
  • ruthannhausman 2012/06/17 21:06:23
    ruthannhausman
    +4
    I just love it how this man continually proves he's a hypocrite and yet there are loads of people who still don't see it. ID's required to attend his fundraisers to ensure they're who they say they are -- $$$ speaks loudly here -- and yet it's not important to check ID's for people on election day. Hmmmm. Methinks there's a stinker in the pot here.
  • JT For ... ruthann... 2012/06/18 00:41:16
    JT For Political Reform
    +3
    and the stinker is................ barry soetoro
  • ruthann... JT For ... 2012/06/18 20:31:30
    ruthannhausman
    +2
    Perfect! For some dumb reason, the word "stinker" really, really fits here. I find that funny because there are soooo many adjectives I can attach to this man and yet "stinker" is so perfect. Hmmm, am I getting soft here? Yay, maybe that means we're winning and I'm suffering from "sympathy for the defeated syndrome." Ahhh, now that's a pleasant thought.
  • GoodEncounter 2012/06/17 18:12:51
    GoodEncounter
    +3
    So typical of this administration. obama the hypocrite
  • JT For ... GoodEnc... 2012/06/17 18:49:04
    JT For Political Reform
    +2
    LOL. After looking at that picture for about 10 seconds....I think I'll puke.... :-)
  • eliosc 2012/06/17 17:25:44
    eliosc
    +5
    So, they (Democrats) asked for ID at campaign event, but they do not want the States to ask for ID when they vote?..huh.
  • M A 2012/06/17 13:37:13
    M A
    +6
    Racists
  • ed 2012/06/17 13:34:19 (edited)
    ed
    +6
    oh I see he can do this at events that he has anything to do with and his wife gotta check your ID if you want a book but lets not check ID'S to vote because that's just wrong and I'm getting sick and tired of people saying we should ID.What's wrong with you people?AND STOP PICKING ON OBAMA AND HIS WIFE TO DAMN IT.One more thing if the dead can make it to the polls then don't stand in their way.
  • JT For ... ed 2012/06/17 14:37:27
  • Wahvlvke 2012/06/17 13:30:51
    Wahvlvke
    +6
    Typical libertard conduct ... do as I say not as I do ... 'cause I'm special.
  • SickOfBigGov 2012/06/17 13:28:04
    SickOfBigGov
    +5
    Hold on here....I thought the OB determined that checking ID's is discriminatory and a violation of civil rights!....Bwhahahha...
  • JT For ... SickOfB... 2012/06/17 14:38:53
    JT For Political Reform
    +4
    Evidently only when someone else does it.
  • Gunner 2012/06/17 12:54:31
  • Diane Spraggs Yates 2012/06/17 12:08:19
    Diane Spraggs Yates
    +5
    Double standards- Hypocrite !!!!! Time to dump Obama !!!!!!!
  • HoneyBadger 2012/06/17 11:58:05
  • Chris - The Rowdy One! #187 2012/06/17 11:55:19
  • CAPISCE 2012/06/17 11:41:45
    CAPISCE
    +2
    The one's who get kicked out for the event can vote for Obama
  • Temlakos~POTL~PWCM~JLA~☆ 2012/06/17 11:33:20
    Temlakos~POTL~PWCM~JLA~☆
    +7
    Of course you need an ID to get that close to the President--any President.

    But why wouldn't you need an ID to vote?

    Unless some people still want to vote the cemetery.
  • JT For Political Reform 2012/06/17 11:14:45
    JT For Political Reform
    +7
    Funny, the Obama administration doesn't want picture ID at the polls but they want to have picture ID at their campaign events. Hypocrite.

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