Vice President Kamala Harris is being criticized for insulting rural voters in the wake of Democrat claims that the wave of voter integrity legislation taking shape across the country is an effort to make voting more difficult for Americans, including requiring voter identification.
Harris said in an interview with Soledad O’Brien on BET News it is “almost impossible” for rural voters to “prove who they are” because it is difficult to access copy machines.
“I don’t think that we should underestimate what that could mean,” Harris said:
Because in some people’s mind, that means well, you’re going to have to Xerox or photocopy your ID to send it in to prove you are who you are. Well, there are a whole lot of people, especially people who live in rural communities, who don’t… there’s no Kinkos, there’s no OfficeMax near them.
“People have to understand when we’re talking about voter