Tuesday, July 30, 2013

NARF Executive Director John E. Echohawk attends White House meeting on voting rights



On Monday, July 29, NARF Executive Director John E. Echohawk attended a meeting at the White House with President Obama and senior administration officials to discuss the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Shelby vs. Holder and the Voting Rights Act.  Representatives from civil rights groups and local elected officials were in attendance. After the meeting, John stated: “The President and his administration pledged to work with us to make sure everyone can vote, which is their Constitutional right.”

To read the amicus brief that NARF submitted in Shelby County, click here.  To learn more about the new voting rights case recently filed by NARF, click here.