Unlike many in the GOP, Carson says he doesn't "see the disadvantage."
He thinks it helped 50 years ago, but isn't necessary now.
Ari Berman discusses his must-read new book.
No word from the 53 other Republicans on whether they care about fixing the landmark legislation.
Guess which party talked about the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act and which one didn't mention it.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell argued that the Voting Rights Act is working on its 50th anniversary, and offered no plan to repair the section struck down two years ago by the Supreme Court.
He also mocked the idea that voter impersonation fraud is actually a thing that happens.
In a statement after Perry's speech, the Democratic National Committee said the former governor had lost "legitimacy" on
If playing politics with the franchise is an unfortunate part of our past, it should be abhorrent to our modern democracy. At the start of a new presidential cycle, one without an incumbent, it is time to call a truce on voting.
The petition seeking Supreme Court review was filed by the Advancement Project and the American Civil Liberties Union, two