June 2001
New Republic;06/25/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 26, p9
Debates whether racism and disenfranchisement of African-Americans in Florida led to the contested results following the 2000 United States presidential election. Statement released by the U.S. Civil Rights Commission claiming that Florida's Republican election officials were racist; Discrepancy in black voting throughout the state; Efforts by the Florida legislature to eliminate punch-card ballots and locate optical scanners on-site, in order to reduce future problems.


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