Barack Obama reminds us of ever-present threat of voter suppression in John Lewis eulogy

Barack Obama reminds us of ever-present threat of voter suppression in John Lewis eulogy

On Thursday, during a eulogy for the late Rep. John Lewis in Georgia, former President Barack Obama took aim at the current administration and criticized an ever-present threat to our democracy: voter suppression. 

“…there are those in power who are doing their darnedest to discourage people from voting, by closing polling locations, and targeting minorities and students with restrictive I.D. laws, and attacking our voting right with surgical precision, even undermining the postal service to an election that’s going to be dependent on mail-in ballot so people don’t get sick,” said Obama during his eulogy of Lewis.  Read more…

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