NAACP Sues Over Alleged Voter Suppression

Nov 3, 2016

The Department of Justice will send monitors to watch the polls in five North Carolina counties.
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The U.S. Department of Justice announced it will send election monitors to watch the polls in five North Carolina counties. This comes after the state chapter of the NAACP filed a lawsuit alleging local election boards acted illegally when they removed the names of thousands of people from voter registration rolls in three counties within 95 days of the election.

Host Frank Stasio talks with WFAE reporter Michael Tomsic about voter issues in the state.