Researcher, Oklahoma State University
Ben L. Pryor is a graduate of Oklahoma State University. His research interests include American politics and political behavior. He has published in, or had his work described in, The Washington Post, Newsweek, The Atlantic, The New Republic, The Guardian, Politico Magazine, Business Insider, Vice, GQ, Scientific American, Raw Story, Alternet, Pacific Standard, The Conversation, Social Science Quarterly, The Journal of Political Science and Public Affairs, and Oklahoma Politics.
Strict voter ID laws require residents to possess a valid, state-approved identification in order to vote. Support and opposition to these laws primarily fall along party lines. Proponents mainly Republicans argue...