The Democratic Party and liberal activist groups oppose any law to require voter ID because it would help curb voter fraud, something the Dems rely on to win elections.
From the editorial in the Reading Eagle:
A House bill would require voters to show identification before casting their ballots. Most people already have a driver's license, and showing it would not be a hardship.Read the full editorial at the link below:
Editorial: Photo ID cards should not prevent anybody from voting (6/12/11)