Voting Rights Act http://wuwm.com en Wisconsin Plus 48 Years of the Voting Rights Act http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-plus-48-years-voting-rights-act <p>The U.S. enacted the Voting Right Act on August 6, 1965, prohibiting states and communities from imposing prerequisites on voting, that could make it difficult for people of color to cast ballots. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 18:46:44 +0000 Marge Pitrof 10061 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Plus 48 Years of the Voting Rights Act Wisconsin Democrats Criticize Supreme Court Decision on Voting Rights Act http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-democrats-criticize-supreme-court-decision-voting-rights-act <p>While it does not appear Tuesday's ruling affects Wisconsin, politicians here are reacting to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on a key provision of the <a href="http://www.justice.gov/crt/about/vot/intro/intro_b.php" target="_blank">Voting Rights Act</a> of 1965. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 17:15:06 +0000 Ann-Elise Henzl 6615 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Democrats Criticize Supreme Court Decision on Voting Rights Act