443Jul 27, 2011
African-American Political Power
Activists talked about their concerns and recommendations for the 2012 elections. Topics included political power, voting laws, redistricting, and past elections.
This program was part of ...
692Jul 18, 2011
Panelists talked about conflicts in several states over constitutionally-mandated redistricting. Congressional districts are redrawn every ten years to reflect population shifts. Topics ...
852Dec 4, 2010
Race and Redistricting
Panelists talked about the role of race in the drawing of congressional and state legislative districts after the 2010 Census. Among the topics they addressed were the process of redrawing ...
26Mar 11, 2005
Discrimination in Voting: Role of the Justice Dept.
The Commission convened its first hearing as part of a nationwide series to examine the impending reauthorization of the Voting Rights Act. The witnesses focused on the role of the Justice ...