"The lower courts are coalescing around a broad view of the Voting Rights Act's prohibitions on discriminatory results," says David Gans, a civil rights expert at the liberal Constitutional Accountability Center.
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In fact, the right to vote is the single right most often mentioned in the Constitution, according to the Constitutional Accountability Center. It is mentioned five times and has four amendments to protect and ensure that all people had the right to vote.
CAC Senior Counsel Simon Lazarus spoke with Bloomberg Law hosts Greg Stohr and June Grasso about Metlife v. FSOC.
Congress created the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau with a single leader to respond promptly and decisively in protecting consumers from the types of abuses that caused the 2008 financial meltdown.
CAC President Elizabeth Wydra appeared The Agenda with Ari Rabin-Havt — guest hosted by Michele Jawando of the Center for American Progress — to discuss the importance of progressives caring and taking an interest in both the Supreme Court and lower federal courts.