Mitchell Community College trustees to consider voter ID next yearDecember 14, 2018 |
by Ross Kiefer
Mitchell Community College officials will decide next year if it wants to make sure photo identification cards given to students will qualify as photo ID when voting.
A bill passed by the N.C. House and Senate would allow an individual community college to declare its student IDs as valid for voting, granted that it meets certain criteria. The bill is an attempt by the Legislature to define a new state constitutional amendment requiring voters to present photo ID.