Viral Voting Claim Is Misleading But Still Raises Real Concerns

A social media post went viral last week after interpreting Social Security Administration data to suggest a spike in voter registrations submitted without an ID in key states that also permit illegal immigrants to get Social Security numbers. That’s not quite what the data means, according to election officials and election law experts, but the data still raises more concerning questions than it answers.

“The number of voters registering without a photo ID is SKYROCKETING in 3 key swing states: Arizona, Texas, and Pennsylvania,” an account named “End Wokeness” posted on X.

American election mail envelope with pen by Tiffany Tertipes is licensed under Unsplash
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