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On Thursday, June 18, Rep. Terri Sewell (AL-07) introduced a resolution related to voting protections with representatives Marc Veasey (TX-33) and Bobby Scott (VA-03), who are also co-chairs of the Congressional Voting Rights Caucus. According to a press release on Sewell’s website, the resolution addresses what was described as voter suppression, as well as protections […]

To celebrate Juneteenth Week, a march will be held tomorrow at 5 p.m. beginning at the Dallas County Courthouse to Edmund Pettus Bridge. The origin of Juneteenth goes back to June 19 in the year 1865 at the end of the American Civil War when news of the abolition of slavery reached Galveston, Texas. Since […]