Department of Justice
Republicans by creating onerous barriers to voting, including strict ID requirements and shortening of early vote periods have created what amounts to a new version of Jim Crow era poll taxes.
In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
Elected officials would do well to remember that it is the job of the voters to pick their representatives, it is not the job of elected officials to pick who gets to vote.
Atlanta (AP) — An executive assistant U.S. attorney from north Georgia has been recognized by the federal Department of Justice for her work in criminal investigations. Charysse L. Alexander received the director’s award from U.S. […]