Don't Forget ID At The Polls On Tuesday - myfoxcarolinas.com

Don't Forget ID At The Polls On Tuesday

Posted: Updated:

Tuesday is the primary election in South Carolina. Voters will determine who goes on to the general election held in November. But this is the first statewide election that will enforce the voter ID law signed by the Governor in 2012.

The law has been in effect for over a year but this will be the first election where every precinct will require voters to present an ID.

“Anytime there is a new change to any type of election law, there will be a few hiccups,” said Deputy Director of Elections in York County, Alan Helms.

Under the new law, you can show a state driver’s license, a state ID card, a voter registration card with a photo, a military ID or a passport.

But if you don’t have any of those, you won’t be turned away.

“They will have to vote a paper ballot,” said Helms. “Or they can come to our office and get a photo ID taken here on Election Day.”

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Danielle Stradford - Softball Sensation at Age 14

    Danielle Stradford - Softball Sensation at Age 14

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:35:45 GMT
    Danielle Stradford is a 14-year old softball player who's ahead of the game.  Meet her, her family, her coach and her teammates.
    Danielle Stradford is a 14-year old softball player who's ahead of the game.  Meet her, her family, her coach and her teammates.
  • Pair Your Favorite Beer With Your Favorite Food

    Pair Your Favorite Beer With Your Favorite Food

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:31 PM EDT2014-09-01 16:31:56 GMT
    Have you ever wondered how to pair great foods with beer, well Cesar Leyva from Cheers Charlotte Radio has those answers!Cesar joined us on Good Day and brought a few locally brewed beers and gave us the rundown on which foods they pair best with.
    Have you ever wondered how to pair great foods with beer, well Cesar Leyva from Cheers Charlotte Radio has those answers!Cesar joined us on Good Day and brought a few locally brewed beers and gave us the rundown on which foods they pair best with.
  • House Training Your Cat

    House Training Your Cat

    Monday, September 1 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-09-01 16:28:14 GMT
    If you are a cat owner, then you know how difficult it can be from keeping your furry friend from using the bathroom wherever and whenever they want.
    If you are a cat owner, then you know how difficult it can be from keeping your furry friend from using the bathroom wherever and whenever they want.
Powered by WorldNow

WJZY FOX 46
3501 Performance Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28214
Main Number: (704) 398-0046

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices