Thursday, July 27, 2006

Nicaragua: 800,000 Nicaraguans Don't Have Voter I.D.

As Reported in Diario Las Americas civic groups, including the Chamber of Commerce and Women's groups, said that 800,000 Nicaraguans do not have the Voter I.D. needed to vote. The CSE (Electoral Counsel is in possession of 300,000 which have not been picked up, and 500,000 residents have not requested it. And the deadline for registration is on August 6. President Bolaños publically implored Students to register, "no matter who they vote for," a call repeated by the Bishop of Managua, Monsignor Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano.