What has happened to African-American voting rights after the Supreme Court’s 2013 decision in Shelby County v. Holder? Can the Voting Rights Act still protect minority voting rights in states such as Alabama and Texas? What are the prospects that a new Congress will step in to protect everyone’s right to vote?
On Episode 10 of the ELB Podcast, we talk to the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund’s Janai Nelson.
(Note: This interview was recorded just before the 5th Circuit decided to hear the Texas voter identification case en banc.)