50 Years Later, Voting Rights Still Threatened

April 10, 2014   // 0 Comments

By Donna Brazile, DNC Vice Chair of Voter Registration and Participation Nearly 50 years ago, President Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act, to outlaw discrimination based on race, religion, gender, and more. The law strengthened voting rights and pushed for an end to racial segregation in schools, at the workplace, and in public places. The law passed with bipartisan support -- in fact, Republic...

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