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Celebrating LBJ's Legacy: A Reminder of Texas' Civil Rights Challenges Today

Rep. Marc Veasey | Posted 06.10.2014 | Black Voices
Rep. Marc Veasey

No other state in the country has adopted a redistricting plan or a voter ID law that has been found to violate the Voting Rights Act. This didn't happen 50 years ago or even 15 years ago. It happened two years ago

Trove Of Former President's Love Letters Released

AP | MICHAEL GRACZYK | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- Days after the congressional aide met the University of Texas history and journalism graduate in Austin, he boldly proposed marriage....

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Voting Rights Speech at LBJ Library & Museum

Elana Estrin | Posted 02.13.2012 | Politics
Elana Estrin

Nearly five decades after President Lyndon Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder spoke at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library & Museum on Tuesday, warning that Texas may be undermining that law.

Bill Moyers Speaks at LBJ Library

Elana Estrin | Posted 01.18.2012 | Media
Elana Estrin

Two days after Gabrielle Giffords was severely injured in a Tucson shooting, renowned journalist Bill Moyers found himself sitting in a radiology lab awaiting an MRI for a torn muscle.