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Tri-County Citizen
Democrats and Republicans compete for the 85th District nomination | July 31, 2016in the Aug. 2 primary election. This year State Representative Ben Glardon (R)
Democrats and Republicans compete for the 85th District nomination | July 31, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 25 minutes ago
in the Aug. 2 primary election. This year State Representative Ben Glardon (R) is serving his last term in the state legislature. Since the primary election is designed to enable each party to select its own representative in the general... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Voter ID law alteration heats up House electionminorities to vote. The case, Veasey v. Abbott, was led by Rep. Marc Veasey, D-
Voter ID law alteration heats up House election
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
minorities to vote. The case, Veasey v. Abbott, was led by Rep. Marc Veasey, D-Texas, a Fort Worth lawmaker who is African-American. Greg Abbott, a Republican, was Texas' attorney general at the time of the suit and is now the state's... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KECI Missoula
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealand the Voting Rights Act. More From KTVZ.COM "We cannot ignore the record ev
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
and the Voting Rights Act. More From KTVZ.COM "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Looking Backgovernor announced action since his return from a three-week European vacation
Looking Back
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
governor announced action since his return from a three-week European vacation following the July 5 adjournment of the 1966 legislature. 1991:Pat Squires had been standing guard at Fort William Henry for the past 38 years. She wasn't a French... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appealviolation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the
North Carolina voter ID law overturned on appeal
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 6 hours ago
violation of the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. "We cannot ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history," 4th Circuit Court of... Read more
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DW
US judges strike down voter ID restrictions in three states |that restricted voting and registration in five different ways, all of which di
US judges strike down voter ID restrictions in three states |
DW / Posted 8 hours ago
that restricted voting and registration in five different ways, all of which disproportionately affected African Americans," federal judge Diana Motz wrote in her ruling. The measure, which was made into law by North Carolina's... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Dead zone cruise cancelled due to engine troublesin aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid hea
Dead zone cruise cancelled due to engine troubles
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 10 hours ago
in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid beneficiaries to submit applications... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people crashes in Texasin aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid hea
Hot air balloon carrying at least 16 people crashes in Texas
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 hours ago
in aid dispersal to poor Advocates for recipients of food aid and Medicaid health care are urging the New Mexico Legislature to keep tabs on wasteful bureaucratic problems that can cause aid beneficiaries to submit applications... Read more
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Salon.com
Welcome to the East Side: How Clinton and Kaine can make Youngstown a call for unityand Kaine will visit today. Does the choice of venue reflect the campaign’s in
Welcome to the East Side: How Clinton and Kaine can make Youngstown a call for unity
Salon.com / Posted 12 hours ago
and Kaine will visit today. Does the choice of venue reflect the campaign’s interest in wooing lower-income African-American and Latino voters? Or perhaps it reflects an understanding that Youngstown’s story is not just about... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Flag issue no show at Neshoba County Fair494,323 to 273,359 margin. That is why many supporters of changing the flag adv
Flag issue no show at Neshoba County Fair
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
494,323 to 273,359 margin. That is why many supporters of changing the flag advocate for the change to be made by the Legislature. In past interviews, Gunn has said that “is a conversation we will continue having. To do anything around here... Read more
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New York Post
Court rules North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Court rules North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
New York Post / Posted 14 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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ABC News
Appeals Court: North Carolina Voter ID Law Unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals Court: North Carolina Voter ID Law Unconstitutional
ABC News / Posted 16 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 18 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
The Record Searchlight / Posted 18 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 18 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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CTV News
North Carolina voter ID law ruled unconstitutional by appeals courtafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
North Carolina voter ID law ruled unconstitutional by appeals court
CTV News / Posted 18 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
KWWL Iowa / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See ItPort problem challenges prosperity on the Prairies American journalist Don Lemo
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Port problem challenges prosperity on the Prairies American journalist Don Lemon once said “there is a degree of deception in silence.” Deception was front of mind for the residents of Churchill this week after learning American rail company Omnitrax... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutionalafter court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years
Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 hours ago
after court decisions regarding Texas and Wisconsin. The law, passed two years after Republicans took control of the state legislature for the first time in a century, sought to entrench GOP politicians in power, the opinion by a three-judge panel... Read more
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