Voting Rights Act
He rejected Paul Ryan's claim that the GOP "does not prey on people’s prejudices."
Black Democrats say the last 50 years of civil rights victories are endangered.
The pitch comes days before the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act.
The call comes ahead of the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act.
Arizona voters claim partisanship motivated how congressional districts were drawn.
The decision upholds an appellate ruling that bars only some aspects of the law.
Rep. Robert Dold is ninth Republican to back bill.
Rep. Carney's (D-Del.) call comes ahead of the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday."
House Democratic Caucus Chairman Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.) urged Congress to pass it before the end...
He said the U.S. should be "color brave" and speak frankly about inequality.
Dems want Judiciary Chairman to take up legislation to restore voting protections.
Republican leaders haven't said if they'll try to pass a bipartisan proposal this year.
Legislators make voting easier, not add more obstacles.
The president said "progress does not come easy" and must be "vigorously defended."
Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Rep. John Lewis will participate in the teleconference.
The House Judiciary chairman should know Congress 101: to consider evidence, hold a hearing.
The House will consider cybersecurity legislation next week.
Enthusiasm builds among reformers even as White House clarifies president's remark.
SELMA, Ala. –– Democrats shouldn't hold their breath on an updated VRA.
Rep. G. K. Butterfield said he's "deeply troubled" by House Judiciary chairman's comments.
This is first big election since Supreme Court overturned parts of Voting Rights Act.
A year ago, the Supreme Court struck down key parts of the Voting Rights Act.
Time is running out for Congress to fix the Voting Rights Act.
OPINION | Too many Republicans dismiss the issue as one that only matters to liberals.