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Race and politics in SCOTUS North Carolina redistricting decision

The games Republicans have been playing with congressional redistricting have and will continue to make it difficult for Democrats to take the House. On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court took a small step to remedy that by “striking down two … Continue reading

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U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear North Carolina voter ID laws case (and that’s a good thing)

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear North Carolina’s appeal of a lower court ruling that found its legislature “intended to discriminate against minorities in enacting one of the toughest voter ID laws in the nation,” according to … Continue reading

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