We will be on the frontlines of the struggle to protect voting rights | Opinion

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By Lawrence Hamm President Biden’s speech on voting rights challenged the U.S. Senate to pass voting rights legislation, but it also challenged us to protect the right to vote. This constitutional right is facing its worst attack since the era of Jim Crow. So much so that the president had to sound a national alarm and publicly call out the Senate to pass voting rights bills by the King holiday on Jan. 17. President Biden pointed out thatover 440 bills have been introduced in almost every state to restrict voting rights, and 34 of these have become law in 19 states. Biden called for passage of…

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