Farilyn Hale http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. House committee passes voter ID bill http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-house-committee-passes-voter-id-bill <p><a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB1104">Legislation that would require Missouri voters to show photo identification at the polls </a>has passed a State House committee.</p><p>Voters who don&rsquo;t have a photo ID would be required to use provisional ballots, which would be counted once their identities are correctly verified.&nbsp;&nbsp;It passed 7 to 3&nbsp;on a straight party line vote, with every Republican on the&nbsp;House Elections&nbsp;Committee voting &ldquo;yes&rdquo; and every Democrat voting &ldquo;no.&rdquo;&nbsp; The sponsor,<a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/member.aspx?district=139&amp;year=2012"> House Speaker Pro-tem Shane Schoeller</a> (R, Willard), says the bill shouldn&rsquo;t be divisive. Tue, 24 Jan 2012 21:45:57 +0000 Marshall Griffin 2931 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. House committee passes voter ID bill