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Voting-Rights Laws Must Be Enforced in U.S., Holder Says

Doug Chapin addresses history of voting procedures since the Voting Rights Act in 1965.

The Justice Department reviews of new voting procedures and proposed election maps are attracting attention during the first redistricting with a Democrat in the White House since President Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act in 1965, said Doug Chapin, director of an elections-administration program at the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs in Minneapolis.

Bloomberg Businessweek
December 13, 2011

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