“The Voting Rights Act (VRA) is one of the most significant pieces of legislation in American history,” said President MacNamara.
In 2013, just six weeks after the United States Supreme Court gutted a key provision of the Voting Rights Act (VRA) that ensured certain states were not implementing discriminatory voting laws, the North Carolina Governor signed into law an omnibus anti-voter bill.
EDITORIAL NOTE: This guest blog post was written by Grace Chimene, legislative director of the League of Women Voters of Texas
EDITORIAL NOTE: This guest blog was written by Brenda Rogers, member of the Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters of North Carolina
In states all around the country, early voting periods are underway. Yesterday, I took advantage of Georgia’s early voting in anticipation of a final election season trip to Ohio, where that state’s early voting will continue over the weekend.
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