ABA Election law CLE

My op-ed on the Hill’s Congress Blog on the Voting Rights Amendment Act was included in the ABA Section on State & Local Government’s Election Law, Campaign Finance and Redistricting Issues in Federal, State and Local Elections CLE as one of the Recent Decisions and Secondary Authorities Regarding Election law, campaign finance and redistricting issues in federal, state and local … More ABA Election law CLE

Strength and weakness of the Vot­ing Rights Amend­ment Act of 2014

My op-ed for The Hill’s Congress Blog: In Shelby County v. Holder, the Supreme Court struck down Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act, which includes a provision mandating that specified states “preclear” any changes in election regulations with the federal government. The court upheld other provisions of the Vot­ing Rights Act intact, including Section 2, … More Strength and weakness of the Vot­ing Rights Amend­ment Act of 2014