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Election Reform & the State of Voting Rights

Election Reform & the State of Voting Rights

Rep. John Conyers, Jr. Invites You to Join Him at the 35th Annual CBC Legislative Conference for a PANEL DISCUSSION:

Election Reform & the State of Voting Rights, 40 Years After the Voting Rights Act

*Friday, September 23RD, 2005*
10:00 am - 12:30 pm

The New Washington Convention Center
801 Mount Vernon Place, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Room 147-B


Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Founder & President, Rainbow/PUSH Coalition

Donna Brazile, Brazile & Associates

Hon. Peter Harvey, New Jersey Attorney General

Hilary Shelton, Director, NAACP Washington Bureau

Ralph Neas, President, People For the American Way

Barbara Arnwine, Executive Director, Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

John Bonifaz, Founder, National Voting Rights Institute

Mark Crispin Miller, Esteemed Author, Election Reform Advocate

Gregory Moore, Executive Director, NAACP Voter Fund


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