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50 Years Later: Voting Rights in America

Watch the panelists square off on C-Span


Issues surrounding Shelby County v. Holder spur spirited debate on whether protection for voters of color is still necessary, as 34 states enact voter-ID laws following the 2013 decision. 

In case you missed it, watch the C-Span broadcast of the Commission's Voting Rights Act Program. 

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2017-2018 COMMISSIONERS

Will A. Gunn, Chair
Ft. Belvoir, VA

Cedric Ashley
Princeton, NJ

Gretchen Bellamy
Bentonville, AR

Marvin S.C. Dang
Honolulu, HI

Pedro J. Torres-Diaz        
Miami, FL

Jo Ann Engelhardt
Palm Beach, FL

Robert Furnier
Cincinnati,OH

Cal Gonzalez
San Francisco, CA

Florence M. Johnson
Memphis, TN

Kimberly Norwood
St. Louis, MO

Thomasina Real Bird
Louisville, CO

Karol Corbin Walker
Newark, NJ

Helen B. Kim (Special Advisor)
Los Angeles, CA

BOARD OF GOVERNORS LIAISON
Paula E. Boggs
Sammamish, WA

STAFF DIRECTOR

Keevin Woods
Chicago, IL