Voting Rights

Jon Queally, staff writer
Followed by shouts of " Shame! Shame! " in the gallery, and with no Democratic members voting in favor, Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday voted to recommend confirmation for Jeff Sessions to become the next U.S. Attorney General. After stalling tactics and vociferous objections from Democratic members (some of which...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
President Donald Trump's call for a "massive investigation" into widely...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Though he became the 45th President of the United States last Friday, Donald...

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Even as Antonin Scalia led his right-wing cohorts in trying to gut the Voting Rights Act, labeling it a “perpetuation of racial entitlement,” Obama and Congressional leaders unveiled a statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks across town. The law was challenged by Alabama officials who argued "the problem to which the Voting Rights Act was addressed is solved.” Uh, right.