POLITICS
10/21/2014 09:47 pm ET Updated Oct 21, 2014

GOP Trying To Woo, Suppress, Minority Vote

This weekend, the Supreme Court, by its customary 5-4 partisan split, issued an emergency ruling upholding Republican-authored voter-identification laws in Texas. The Texas law, like other legislation resembling it elsewhere, imposes disproportionate burdens on poor and nonwhite voters — or, as the Republicans hope, non-voters.

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