Plenty of research backs up claims that voter ID laws lead to voter suppression. Despite this evidence, media is applying false balance to its coverage of Republican-sponsored laws that make voting more difficult.Should media give the same coverage to claims based on political distortions (in this case non-existent “widespread” voter fraud) as they do for nonpartisan, research-based facts?

Plenty of research backs up claims that voter ID laws lead to voter suppression. Despite this evidence, media is applying false balance to its coverage of Republican-sponsored laws that make voting more difficult.

Should media give the same coverage to claims based on political distortions (in this case non-existent “widespread” voter fraud) as they do for nonpartisan, research-based facts?