Head Of Trump Voter Fraud Probe Wanted To Change Law To Make Registering More Difficult

Kris Kobach sought to make it acceptable to impose a proof-of-citizenship requirement, according to newly public emails.

Written by Sam LevineKansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R), the official leading President Donald Trump’s voter fraud probe, apparently sought to amend federal voting law to make it possible to require proof of citizenship during the voter registration process, according to an email made public Friday as part of an ongoing lawsuit with the American Civil Liberties Union.The email offers the firmest evidence yet that Kobach was interested in amending the 1993 National Voter Registration Ac...