State begins issuing free IDs for voting
Voters won't be required to show photo ID at the polls until 2016, but a new law requires the state DMV to begin issuing free photo IDs this week.Posted — Updated
"To obtain a No-Fee Voter ID card, you must sign a declaration stating that you do not have a photo ID acceptable under" North Carolina law, reads a notice on the DMV website.
Applicants will have to provide a valid Social Security number and provide other documents that verify their age and identity. Applications can be submitted at any DMV driver license office.