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Voting Rights Act ruling draws emotional response

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WASHINGTON (AP) — His voice steadily rising, Rep. John Lewis couldn't hide his distress with the Supreme Court's decision to strip a key provision of the Voting Rights Act. "They're saying, in effect, that history cannot repeat itself," said the Georgia Democrat who as a freedom rider and civil rights leader in the 1960s was severely beaten while marching for voting rights. "But I say come and...

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