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Marc Veasey

Marc Veasey Re-Elected To Congress In Texas

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.05.2014 | Politics

Democrat Marc Veasey was re-elected to Congress on Tuesday. Veasey represents Texas' 33rd District. Below, live updates on midterm news from aro...

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

Ryan J. Reilly

Texas Legislators Forced To Turn Over Emails In Voter ID Lawsuit | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Any legislators' emails that reveal a discriminatory motive for passing a 2011 Texas voter ID law, signed by Gov. Rick Perry (R), could ...

Democratic Push For Obamacare Rooted In Demographics

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 03.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — While much of America was upset about the botched rollout of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, most Democrats in Cong...

New Year, Same Priority: 2014 Is the Year for Immigration Reform

Rep. Marc Veasey | Posted 03.23.2014 | Politics
Rep. Marc Veasey

Congress must seriously address comprehensive immigration reform this year and should not hide behind piecemeal efforts that would help only a small percentage of the undocumented living in this country.