“New Mexico city enters national voter ID law fight”

LinkVoters in a booming oil New Mexico city are set to decide on an ordinance that would require a photo ID in local elections in what is the latest battleground over requiring strict identification to cast ballots.  A special election has been scheduled in Hobbs for Dec. 9 on a proposed voter ID law.  The election comes after a number of cities and states across the country have enacted similar measures