50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act

JOHNSON-SIGNS-VOTER-RIGHTS-Historic City News has been invited to participate in an “on the record” press call at 3:00 p.m. today, Thursday, August 6th, to discuss the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

Editor-in-Chief Michael Gold will join Miami-Dade County Mayor, Carlos Gimenez, and White House Senior Advisor, Valerie Jarrett, in a review of current and historical steps taken to strengthen and protect the right to vote in this country.

U.S. Attorney General, Loretta E. Lynch, will also participate in the call from Washington, D.C., which is being hosted by the White House.

U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida, William Daniels, extended the press call invitation to Historic City News on behalf of the Department of Justice.

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