Prof. Steven Schwinn Talks about the Voting Rights Act on WBEZ's Afternoon Shift

Posted February 28, 2013 by

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"It's been nothing like the coverage we saw for the Affordable Care Act last summer," said Prof. Steven Schwinn. "Part of that must be because the Affordable Care Act is the signature achievement of the Obama Administration … Still, you would expect Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act—the crown jewel of Civil Rights in this country—to get more attention … It turns upside down the way we think about Civil Rights in this country."

Listen here: Prof. Steven Schwinn Talks about the Voting Rights Act on WBEZ's Afternoon Shift

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