elections commission http://wmot.org en Voter Photo ID Law Prompts Statewide Q&A http://wmot.org/post/voter-photo-id-law-prompts-statewide-qa <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; State officials say elections offices across Tennessee will host outreach programs today to inform voters about a new requirement.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; A state law that takes effect Jan. 1 requires voters to show valid photo identification at the polls.</p><p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; State election officials believe this is the first time in Tennessee history that such an education project has been held n all 95 counties on the same day.</p> Wed, 02 Nov 2011 14:41:04 +0000 Mike Osborne 3420 at http://wmot.org