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Eric Holder's remarks last week that voter ID laws are a modern-day version of a poll tax are receiving criticism from Texas governor Rick Perry...

The post Rick Perry: Eric Holder's voter ID comments an attempt to incite racial tension appeared first on theGrio.

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OPINION - This nation’s first African-American Attorney General exists in the historical shadow of this nation’s first black president, but Eric Holder has established himself as one of the most racially progressive AG’s ever to hold the office...

The post Eric Holder: Barack Obama's 'secret weapon' with black voters? appeared first on theGrio.

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theGRIO REPORT - Addressing the 103rd NAACP Convention in Houston, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder likened new voter ID laws to poll taxes...

The post How poll taxes have historically hurt black Americans appeared first on theGrio.

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