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Voting Rights Act

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    House Democrats Pass Landmark Voting Rights Bill on a Party-Line VoteBack when the original Voting Rights Act passed, support and opposition were bipartisan. Now the parties have polarized on this issue too.
  2. The Debate Over Gerrymandering Is Changing in a Fundamental WayRedistricting isn’t just about nice-looking maps anymore.
  3. America Vaguely Aware of Supreme Court DecisionsOnly 34 percent have even the slightest familiarity with the ruling.
  4. Frank Rich on the National Circus: Gay Marriage Triumphs, Roberts Be DamnedThe chief justice is no match for history.
  5. Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Provision of the Voting Rights Act The vote was 5–4 along predictable lines.