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To: RWR8189
"We also remember the legislators of both parties who worked tirelessly to bring the bill to passage -"

And the ones that fillibustered it


4 posted on 07/01/2004 6:17:08 PM PDT by Redcoat LI (You Can Trust Me , I'm Not Like The Others.....)
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To: Redcoat LI

Clinton Was Sued for Intimidating Black Voters in Arkansas

In 1989, then-Gov. Bill Clinton was sued as one of three top Arkansas officials responsible for the intimidation of black voters in his state as part of a legal action brought under the 1965 Voting Rights Act.

In a related 1988 case, Clinton had tried to replace a duly elected African-American state representative with a white candidate, only to be stopped by the U.S. Supreme Court.

"The court, by an 8-0 vote, ruled against an appeal by Gov. Bill Clinton..."


6 posted on 07/01/2004 9:50:34 PM PDT by Wolverine (A Concerned Citizen)
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