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    Brookings Discussion on Civic Engagement and Voting

    The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on civic engagement and the election system. Panelists discussed panel the benefits of universal voting laws and why they should be enacted.

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    Voting Rights and Election Administration

    The House Administration Subcommittee on Elections held a hearing on voting rights and election procedures. Witnesses among the four panels included leaders from the NAACP and American…

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    Future of Campaign Finance

    Donald McGahn and Brenda Wright talked about the future of campaign finance. On April 2, 2014 the Supreme Court delivered its opinion in McCutcheon v. FEC, which focused on campaign finance…

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    Campaign Spending Limits

    Participants talked to students about campaign finance laws, regulation of political campaign spending, placing further limits on campaign spending, and potential reform of campaign laws.…

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    Voter Suppression and Intimidation

    Panelists talked about voting procedures in the 2004 presidential election and charges of voter intimidation and suppression in several locations. Among the topics they addressed were…

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    Georgia Congressional Redistricting Case

    After listening to the oral arguments, Rep. Cynthia McKinney (D-GA), plaintiff supporters and representatives of the state of Georgia talked to reporters. The Supreme Court heard arguments…

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    Congressional Redistricting

    The duBois Institute hosted a conference marking the 100th anniversary of the Plessy v. Ferguson U.S. Supreme Court decision which was argued in April 1896. In this session a panel of…

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    Supreme Court and Civil Rights

    The Washington College of Law at American University sponsored a panel discussion entitled, “Color-Blindness v. Racial Justice: The Supreme Court’s 1994-95 Term and the Struggle to Define Equal…

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    Voting Rights Act

    The participants reviewed the Voting Rights Act and some of the issues they see as important to the African-American community. They also answered questions from the audience.

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    Rehnquist Court and Voting Rights

    Panelists talked about the Supreme Court’s stance on voting rights, specifically gerrymandering of districts to increase minority representation. This panel focused on the following: the…

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