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Voting Materials Ballots in Bengali Available In Time for 2013 Elections

On Tuesday, the NYC BOE announced that 60 Queens  pollsites will have election materials in Bengali. And should the use of lever machines be authorized, the ballot strips will also be printed in Bengali. Following the 2010 census, the USDOJ … Continue reading

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Language voting rights go too far — OpEd — NYPost.com

My latest OpEd reprises my continuing concerns about the uses and abuses of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. This time, I focus on the minority language rights provisions that outlaw ‘English-only’ elections and permit New Americans to vote in … Continue reading

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