Column - Voter suppression damages democracy
Published 11/16/2012, Alexandria Echo Press
Voter-suppression attempts backfired – big-time. The heroes of Election 2012 were the people who stood patiently in long lines to exercise their right to vote. Many were old; some were handicapped; others were tired and hungry. But they stood there – many of them for as long as nine hours – to cast their ballots.Word count: 669
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