|Voting rights fight lives on as Eric Holder vows: "[W]e plan ... to fully |
utilize the law’s remaining sections to ensure that the
voting rights of all American citizens are protected."
- Attorney General Eric Holder, Thursday, July 25, 2013
Republicans really hate the Voting Rights Act.
The sight of black and browns standing in line to vote on election day is hateful to the GOP mind.
So, in June Republicans were happy when their GOP colleagues on the US Supreme Court declared Section 4(b) (the coverage formula) in Shelby County v. Holder unconstitutional.