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Governor Wolf says his position on voter ID hasn't changed

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HARRISBURG - With talks on wider election-related legislation at a standstill, Gov. Tom Wolf said Thursday that his position on expanding Pennsylvania's voter identification requirements has not changed, and that he is against anything that would "suppress the vote."An expansion of Pennsylvania's voter ID requirements became one of the many aims of Republican lawmakers in wider-ranging election legislation that Wolf, a Democrat, vetoed last month.When Wolf vetoed that bill June 30, he cited a list of reasons, including imposing additional voter ID restrictions, adding "excessive and burdensome" requirements on mail-in voting and setting earlier deadlines to register to vote and apply for a mail-in ballot.Hours later, at a news conference,.

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