STATEMENT BY REV. AL SHARPTON & NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK (NAN) ON THE SUPREME COURT RULING STRIKING DOWN PART OF THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT

June 25, 2013   // 0 Comments

June 25, 2013 (New York, NY) “This is a devastating blow to Americans, particularly African-Americans, who are now at the mercy of state governments. Given last year’s attempts by states to change voting rules, it is absurd to say that we do not need these protections. National Action Network and I will mobilize nationwide to put the pressure on Congress to come with stricter voter protection law...

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