Voting Rights Act

Supreme Court Decision On Voting Rights Act Greatly Impacts New York CityChanges in New York election law will no longer have to be pre-cleared by the Department of Justice. That's the effect of the high court’s ruling that struck down a part of the Voting Rights Act that since 1965 has protected minority voters.
Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of VotingThere are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.
Port Chester Appeals Federal Voting Rights RulingThe Port Chester board of trustees voted 4-2 Tuesday night to hire a law firm to appeal a finding that local elections were unfair to Hispanics.