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1 HOUR AGO - Huffington Post

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Rand Paul: GOP 'May Have Over-Emphasized' Voter Fraud Fears

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) speculated that the Republican Party may be exaggerating the extent of voter fraud, as more GOP-controlled states pass new voter identification laws to combat what the party claims is a widespread problem. Paul sat down for a wide-ranging conversation Tuesday with David Axelrod, former senior adviser to President Barack Obama, at the University of Chicago's Institute ...

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17 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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North Carolina Republicans Exchange Few Hits In Senate Primary Debate

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — The candidate in North Carolina's Republican Senate primary with backing from the party's Washington establishment came under little direct criticism Tuesday night as his top rivals had their first real chance to challenge him face to face. Thom Tillis, the speaker of the North Carolina House, defended his legislative record while tea party favorite Greg Brannon ...

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21 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Affirmative Action Lawyer: Supreme Court's Decision Takes 'Away The Rights Of Minorities'

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court decision Tuesday upholding the state's ban on racial preference in college admissions comes as the University of Michigan has been taking steps to reach out to minorities and make them feel welcome on campus. Blacks made up just 4.6 percent of undergraduate students last fall, a figure that has dropped since voters in ...

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APR 22, 2014 - Think Progress

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Nebraska Enacts Progressive Reform To Expand Voting Rights

Cornhusker State residents will now be allowed to register and vote on the same day during early voting.The post Nebraska Enacts Progressive Reform To Expand Voting Rights appeared first on ThinkProgress.

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APR 22, 2014 - American Prospect

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How Big Data Could Undo Our Civil-Rights Laws

Big Data will eradicate extreme world poverty by 2028, according to Bono, front man for the band U2. But it also allows unscrupulous marketers and financial institutions to prey on the poor. Big Data, collected from the neonatal monitors of premature babies, can detect subtle warning signs of infection, allowing doctors to intervene earlier and save lives. But it can ...

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