Early Voting Shouldn’t Accommodate Black Voters?

An Ohio GOP Board of Elections official who opposed early weekend voting in 2008 says early voting procedures shouldn’t accommodate African-Americans.

“I guess I really actually feel we shouldn’t contort the voting process to accommodate the urban — read African-American — voter-turnout machine,” Doug Priesse said in an email to the Columbus DispatchSunday. “Let’s be fair and reasonable.”