Fed. Judge Rules Board Member Election Process for Ferguson-Florissant District BiasedA federal judge has ruled that the process of electing board members for the Ferguson-Florissant School District is biased against black voters and must be revised before another election occurs.
Federal Lawsuit Begins Against Ferguson-Florissant School DistrictThe ACLU believes the district is violating the Federal Voting Rights Act in electing his board members.
Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of VotingThere are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.
GOP Pushes for Photo ID Across the NationDemocrats claim the moves will disenfranchise poor and minority voters. The measures will also increase spending and oversight in some states.
Redistricting to give more opportunities to minorities in Illinois Congress