Mothering Forum banner

1 - 1 of 1 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
8,277 Posts
Discussion Starter #1
Well, I'm shocked. You?<br><br>
"For six years, the Bush administration, aided by Justice Department political appointees, has pursued an aggressive legal effort to restrict voter turnout in key battleground states in ways that favor Republican political candidates.<br><br>
"The administration <span style="text-decoration:underline;">intensified its efforts last year</span> as President Bush's popularity and Republican support eroded heading into a midterm battle for control of Congress, which the Democrats won.<br><br>
**<br><br>
"On <span style="text-decoration:underline;">virtually every significant decision</span> affecting election balloting since 2001, the [Civil Rights] division's Voting Rights Section has <span style="text-decoration:underline;">come down on the side of Republicans</span>, notably in <b>Florida</b>, <b>Michigan</b>, Missouri, <b>Ohio</b>, Washington and other states where recent elections have been decided by narrow margins."<br><br>
Much more here:<br><a href="http://www.realcities.com/mld/krwashington/17102317.htm?template=contentModules/printstory.jsp" target="_blank">http://www.realcities.com/mld/krwash...printstory.jsp</a>
 
1 - 1 of 1 Posts
Top