Redistricting Possibilities

Assistant Attorney General Patrick spoke about the Department of Justice’s continuing efforts to enforce the Voting Rights… read more

Assistant Attorney General Patrick spoke about the Department of Justice’s continuing efforts to enforce the Voting Rights Act. He also outlined how the state legislators in the audience could redraw districts which would meet standards of the Voting Rights Act and of recent decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court. He emphasized that people need to continue to strive for equality of political opportunity despite the apparent backlash against it. After his remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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  • Deval L. Patrick Assistant Attorney General Department of Justice->Civil Rights Division

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Redistricting Possibilities

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Program ID:
73986-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Aug 7, 1996
Last Aired:
Oct 23, 1996

Airing Details

  • Aug 07, 1996 | 6:12am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 1996 | 2:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 1996 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 21, 1996 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 23, 1996 | 2:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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