With voting rights under fire, GOP candidates have an opportunity to address the need to fix one of the nation's most important statutes.
"We have a strong case against North Carolina's voting law. Not only is the measure discriminatory, but lawmakers knew it would harm voters of color and passed it anyway."
Attendees will rally to defend the right to vote and to support a restoration of the Voting Rights Act.
Latina leaders engaged in an open dialogue with candidate for mayor Chuy Garcia.
As the march from Selma continues, there's a movement to end the most anti-democratic features of election law.
In St. Louis, this election is viewed as the de facto general election (to be held Apr. 7). As some residents put it, it's "the only election that matters."
The Fifteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution prohibits denying citizens the right to vote based on their "race, color, or previous condition of servitude."
"Chairman Goodlatte has paid no attention to the rampant voting discrimination still happening in the country, most recently seen in the 2014 midterm elections."
The time for licking election wounds is over, but as many factors came into play, lessons are still being drawn from the setbacks.
Right after the election, Bera appeared to be trailing Ose by more than 3,000 votes. But on Nov. 19, with nearly all ballots counted, he led by over 1,400.