Fifty Years On, The Voting Rights Act Is Still Controversial
Fifty years after the signing of the Voting Rights Act, the fight for voting rights rages on.By Eugene Daniels | August 6, 2015
"On the ground, there are too many ways people are discouraged from voting. Some of the protections that have been enshrined in the Voting Rights Act itself have been weakened," the president said at a press conference Thursday.
You probably won't find many people who are completely happy with current voting registration rules. The problem is, no one can agree on how the laws should be changed or even what the main issue is.