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Holder urges reform for felon voting laws

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Attorney General Eric Holder, who has spoken openly about race since the beginning of the Obama administration, is now urging states to allow former felons to vote, and is making clear that felony disenfranchisement has its roots in, and perpetuates, racial discrimination.Feb.16.2014

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