Sunday, 24 June 2018

US Today: How Alabama Has Made It Harder to Vote Now


How Alabama Has Made It Harder to Vote

“Five years after the Supreme Court invalidated the Voting Rights Act’s requirement that certain states get federal approval to change their election laws, there are few places where the results are clearer than in Alabama, where the lawsuit began,” according to the New York Times report.
“Alabama has enacted a slew of restrictive laws and policies, many of which disproportionately affect African-Americans, Latinos and other marginalized groups. In this, it stands out only in degree, not in kind: All over the country, state legislators are making it harder to vote.”

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