Gilda Daniels

professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law; former deputy chief in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division; author of “Uncounted: The Crisis of Voter Suppression in America”

Professor at the University of Baltimore School of Law, former Deputy Chief in the US Department of Justice,Civil Rights Division, author of “Uncounted: The Crisis of Voter Suppression in America.”

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The House this week passed a major piece of voting rights legislation — the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.

Battle brews over John Lewis Voting Rights Act, as anniversary of March on Washington approaches

The House this week passed a major piece of voting rights legislation — the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act.

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Come November, every registered California voter will be able to vote by mail. But the process has been politicized; Republicans — including President Trump — are opposed.

Why vote-by-mail has become a political battleground

Come November, every registered California voter will be able to vote by mail. But the process has been politicized; Republicans — including President Trump — are opposed.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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