[ Editor’s Note: With the Ukraine war blitzing the news, some of the political stories are getting buried quickly. One of those was the DeSantis Federal Court loss in attempting to decrease black community voting using various procedural hurdles.
Various Republican efforts are in play all over the country, where the days are counting off for the time left to get judicial rulings and the appeals by the losers, which puts election workers in a terrible situation preparing for the November elections.
We need a fast lane for the people’s legal business to be dealt with, but it seems some experienced litigators prefer to turn our courts into a giant wrecking ball with endless litigation challenges.
We are headed towards drama on who will control Congress next year, and what effect the Trump insurrection investigations will have… Jim W. Dean ]
First Aired … April 06, 2022
A federal judge issued a blistering ruling while blocking most provisions of Florida’s Ron DeSantis-backed voter suppression law saying plainly that “the right to vote is under siege.” MSNBC’s Jonathan Capehart discusses with Texas Democrat and civil rights attorney Rep. Colin Allred.