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At a time when our nation's progress and highest values are in peril, we are marshaling our shared power to promote and protect civil and human rights.

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Kraninger Releases Plan to Gut CFPB Payday Lending Rule


Rao’s Testimony Raises Even More Concerns about Kowtowing to the President

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Civil Rights Organizations Sue Texas Officials Over Attempted Voter Purge


LDF Urges the Senate to Oppose Attorney General Nominee William Barr

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Supreme Court Must Uphold Lower Court Ruling to Ensure a Fair and Accurate 2020 Census

2020 Census / February 15, 2019
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Trump’s ‘Emergency’ is an End-Run Around the Constitution

Immigrant Rights / February 14, 2019