House Democrats introduced legislation that would essentially nullify many of the state-based voter ID requirements by allowing voters to sign an affidavit attesting to their identity in lieu of showing the mandated documents.
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The five vetoes, follow-through on Brewer’s promise to block legislation until her top priorities move forward, capped a tense day that saw some lawmakers receive threats over their support for the plan to provide health care for more of the state’s poor.
Miami city commissioners, who in recent years have cut severance pay and pensions to balance budgets, could vote Tuesday to allow four of the city's highest earners to return from retirement and collect their pension on top of their hefty salary.