….Republicans set out a strategy to never allow the historic reality to happen again. Their strategy was nothing new. It was successfully used after the Civil War during the period called “Reconstruction” when some thwarted the rise of African-American political leadership. Up until the historic Voting Rights Act of 1965, it was in full throttle as many who had to right to vote, were intimated or otherwise denied their right to vote.
The current ruse of the suppression was an excuse to allegedly stop voter fraud. Was it a solution looking for a problem that never existed? Many, think so. Yet, there has been very little, if any abuse. Why would a person risk prison to cast an illegal vote?
No doubt, ever since President Obama became President, Republican governors supported by G.O.P. leadership has crafted an onslaught to change legislation targeted at those most likely to support President Obama or the Democratic party.
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