Because the DFL is trying hard to make it easier
Minnesota's same-day registration law requires proof of residency, which often is done with a driver's license combined with a current utility bill. The bill that passed the Senate on a 39-26 vote extends the list of acceptable IDs to those issued by colleges and high schools, and adds cell-phone bills to the list of utility records.
Maybe you would like to get started on yours now
. Buy five, get the sixth free! The bill was sponsored by John Hottinger, DFL-St. Peter, who has some students
in his district.