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1 HOUR AGO - Newsmax

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Sen. Grassley: Update to Voting Rights Act Not Necessary

Iowa Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley said Monday that there are no plans for Congress to make changes to the Voting Rights Act because there are a lot of minority citizens who currently vote.

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5 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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HUFFPOST HILL - Washington Sorts Through Nerd Prom Swag, Notices Neighboring City On Fire

The debate over the Export-Import Bank remains unresolved, so expect Delta to sign a short-term lease at Johnny’s Half Shell. A gay businessman apologized for hosting a fundraiser for Ted Cruz, but it's unclear if this will impact Bernie Sanders’s forthcoming town hall at the National Organization for Marriage. And Chuck Grassley doesn’t want to restore the full Voting Rights ...

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7 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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New Bill Would Ban Police Chokeholds Under Federal Law

NEW YORK -- Less than a year after Eric Garner died after being put into a police chokehold in Staten Island, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) is introducing legislation that would ban the often dangerous maneuver outright under federal law. Jeffries announced his new bill, the Excessive Use of Force Prevention Act, Monday outside One Police Plaza in lower Manhattan with ...

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7 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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New Bill Would Make Police Chokeholds Federally Illegal

NEW YORK -- Less than a year after Eric Garner died after being put into a police chokehold in Staten Island, Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-Brooklyn) is introducing legislation that would ban the often dangerous maneuver outright under federal law. Jeffries announced his new bill, the Excessive Use of Force Prevention Act, Monday outside One Police Plaza in lower Manhattan with ...

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9 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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Sen. Grassley: No Need To Fix Voting Rights Act Since 'More Minorities Are Already Voting'

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), chairman of the Judiciary Committee, said Monday he doesn't expect to bring up legislation to restore the Voting Rights Act, because lots of minority people are already voting. During an event at the National Press Club, Grassley was asked about the committee considering a bill that would fix the landmark 1965 law. The Supreme ...

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