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Press Release 11.3.21

Civil Rights Leaders Respond to Senate Vote on John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

WASHINGTON — Leaders from legacy civil rights organizations held a press briefing today following the Senate’s vote on the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act — critically important legislation that would restore key provisions of the Voting Rights Act and prevent barriers to the ballot box for Black, Latino, Indigenous, young, and new Americans.

Press Release 11.2.21

MEDIA ADVISORY: Civil Rights Leaders Respond to Senate Vote on John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. ET, leaders from legacy civil rights organizations will hold a press call following the Senate’s vote on the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act — critically important legislation that would restore key provisions of the Voting Rights Act and prevent barriers to the ballot box for Black, Latino, Indigenous, young, and new Americans.

Press Release 10.27.21

Judge Nachmanoff Is Needed on Our Federal Courts

WASHINGTON – Wade Henderson, interim president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, released the following statement on the Senate’s vote to confirm Judge Michael Nachmanoff to the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia:

Press Release 10.26.21

Cobb Brings Judiciary Closer to Reflecting the People it Serves

WASHINGTON – Wade Henderson, interim president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, released the following statement on the Senate’s vote to confirm Jia Cobb to the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia:

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