The Senate has once again blocked the voting rights bill. This is not deterring organizers around the country who are mobilizing to keep the pressure on lawmakers. This article by Char Adams is published by NBC News. Here is an excerpt:
Tayhlor Coleman was in her van last week when she got the news that the Freedom to Vote: John R. Lewis Act had collapsed in the Senate.
She had been watching the bill closely as she drove around Texas in her van registering people to vote.
The defeat was disappointing for the organizer and Democratic strategist, but not surprising.
Read the full article here.