Voting Rights

Jon Queally, staff writer
Not since George H.W. Bush in 1992 has a president so obviously not been to a grocery store in his adult life
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A new nationwide initiative calls for campaign finance reform, stronger voting...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"This is no-brainer legislation. Why would we not want our parents invested in...


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.