Originally Posted by Gmash
I think the point is, it's a waste of time either way, but if they're going to do it anyway, it should be the same for everybody and be free instead of a patchwork of different laws where it would be easier to sneak voter suppression by people if it's not in their backyard. ALL of the voter ID laws have zero to do with fraud anyway, and everyone knows it if they would just be honest with themselves.
That's a fair enough criticism, but it's not going to be free on a national level. Presumably you'll still need a birth certificate, social security card, etc.... to get an id. There are admin costs to getting those documents.