Video Clip: Voting Rights Legislation in Congress

Description

Kristen Clarke, president and executive director of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, discussed H.R. 4- The John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act and the impact of the 2013 Supreme Court case Shelby County v. Holder.

4 minutes

Keywords

  • Civil Rights
  • Edmund Pettus Bridge
  • H. R. 4- The John R. Lewis Voting Rights Act
  • Preclearance
  • Registration Rolls
  • Voter Suppression
  • Voting Rights Act Of 1965

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