Even the most backward crap-hole places do better than the U.S. on this!
ID is essential to ensure that voters have citizenship, are of proper age, vote only once in each election, and vote in the proper jurisdiction. It is also essential if citizens are to have confidence in election results.
Of course, you know that the real reason Democrats want lax voting procedures (like motor-voter shenanigans) is that they want it easier for them to cheat. You know that, right?