"The story is whether any Americans are disenfranchised, and for what?" said Myrna Perez, director of the Voting Rights and Elections Project at the Brennan Center for Justice. "There's not a great deal of evidence these laws are more effective at making our elections more secure."
"I think the law is pretty clear. I think the Constitution makes it very easy that Congress gets a lot of deference when deciding this question," she said.