PostPartisan: voting


Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Our democracy’s dysfunction is shameful

We all have been somewhat traumatized by what has happened in Washington.

By Carter Eskew  |  11:59 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Civil Rights Act, Congress, House of Representatives, voting rights act

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 07/26/2013

Texas Republicans get it wrong on Holder and the Voting Rights Act

Actually, the Supreme Court did allow the attorney general to mess with Texas.

By Stephen Stromberg  |  04:24 PM ET, 07/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Supreme Court, voting rights act

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 06/26/2013

The Insiders: The remarkable Roberts Court

The Supreme Court's rulings on gay marriage and the Voting Rights Act this week acknowledged the obvious about personal freedom. Chief Justice Robert's court is remarkable and uniquely balanced, and I hope President Obama does not get another Supreme Court pick.

By Ed Rogers  |  04:04 PM ET, 06/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, DOMA, gay marriage, john roberts, Prop 8, Supreme Court, The Insiders, voting rights act

Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 02/27/2013

The Insiders: Liberals need to be honest about the Voting Rights Act

If the Voting Rights Act is useful in the nine states it oversees, then why don't we think it would be good for all 50 states?

By Ed Rogers  |  03:11 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  alabama, Civil Rights, state rights, The Insiders, voting

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 02/27/2013

The Insiders: Undoing the Voting Rights Act -- careful what you wish for

The Supreme Court review of the Voting Rights Act comes at a terrible time for the GOP.

By Hilary Rosen  |  08:52 AM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Civil Rights, Republican Party, Supreme Court, The Insiders, voting

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 12/06/2012

One month later, we're still counting votes. Why?

The mechanics of voting in the United States are a disaster waiting to happen, and everybody knows it.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  03:38 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  voting