Historic Voting Rights Protections At Risk

On February 27th, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Shelby County, Alabama v. Holder, one of the nation’s most important voting rights cases to date. At issue is the constitutionality of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 (VRA), the landmark legislation that outlawed racial discrimination in state voting practices. The court is being asked […]

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Women's Equality Day Proclamation

Women’s Equality Day Proclamation

Chester County Commissioners presented a proclamation recognizing Women’s Equality Day to: Chester County Women’s Commission (Idna Corbett accepting), American Association of University Women (Fran Pierce accepting) and The League of Women Voters (Susan Carty accepting) on Thursday August 23, 2012. We are so proud of the Chester County Commissioners and the organizations that support this […]

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