The Voting Rights Act's Other Legacy: Pre-Clearing Bond Votes

Vadum, Matthew
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/5/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31941, p1
Trade Publication
Discusses the arguments on the application of the Voting Rights Act of 9165 for state and bond elections in the U.S. Claim of bond attorneys that the law is outdated; Reason for the approval of the law by the Congress; Requirement for state and local governments in certain part of the nation to get federal approval before implementing any changes in the voting procedures.


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