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Senate Democrats Reportedly Near Deal on Voting Rights Legislation

The For The People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act were introduced in Congress in 2019 and 2021, respectively, but Republicans...

Thousands March on For Voting Rights, D.C. Statehood

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Like the suppressive bills passed and on the table in Republican-led states and the reluctance by some Democratic...

Martin Luther King III and Wife Arndrea King Talk Voting Rights, Abolishing Filibuster

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire In 1963, more than 250,000 people marched on Washington, D.C., for jobs and freedom with Dr. Martin Luther...

Commentary: Here’s Why You Need to Vote in the California Recall Election

By Rick Callender, President of the California/Hawaii State Conference of the NAACP On September 14 a special election will be held to determine whether Governor...

Family of Congressman John Lewis Carrying his Legacy by Fighting for Voting Rights

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The late Democratic Congressman John Lewis lived every moment of his life doing for others. And, as...