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Local elected officials react to Supreme Court’s VRA decision

Elected officials reacted quickly to the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision that struck down a provision of the Voting Rights Act. The issue is significant for all Southern states. Georgia’s newer cities have received different treatment under the VRA because they were created well after the law was enacted in 1965. Sandy Springs, which incorporated […]