When Georgia passed its voter ID law in March 2021, Democrats and the media went ballistic. They dubbed it “Jim Crow 2.0” and launched an economic boycott that led to the MLB pulling the All-Star Game from the state.
But as Georgians went to the polls last week, a funny thing happened. Early voter participation rose more than 150 percent across the board, and early voting among black voters is higher than ever before.
So much for the “new Jim Crow.”
President Biden and other elected Democrats said the law was worse than Jim Crow: