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New Voting Rights Act Rewrite Would Revive Federal Oversight for Only 4 States | National Journal

New Yorkers and our congressional representatives should welcome and support the new [amended] Voting Rights Act of 2014 which updates the Section 4 coverage formula. Continue reading

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Supreme Court Rejects Judge-Drawn Maps in Texas Redistricting Case – NYTimes.com

Supreme Court Rejects Judge-Drawn Maps in Texas Redistricting Case – NYTimes.com. Supreme Court rules in Texas redistricting case: “A district court should take guidance from the state’s recently enacted plan in drafting an interim plan,” the Supreme Court’s unsigned decision … Continue reading

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