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LWVF MEMBERSHIP MEETING
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
Civil Defense Room, Town Hall at 7:30 P.M.
WHERE WERE YOU 50 YEARS AGO WHEN THE
VOTING RIGHTS ACT WAS SIGNED INTO EXISTENCE
BY LYNDON B. JOHNSON?
We will take a look at:
- History of the Voting Rights Act
- Setbacks, Challenges and Milestones of the past 50 years
- 2013 Supreme Court decision limiting scope of the VRA
- What is happening now
- Voting Rights Changes across the country and especially in MA