I guess you can go next to Orville Faubus and Lester Maddox in the history books, asshole.
Just two hours after the Supreme Court reasoned that discrimination is not rampant enough in Southern states to warrant restrictions under the Voting Rights Act, Texas is already advancing a voter ID law and a redistricting map blocked last year for discriminating against black and Latino residents. Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott issued a statement declaring that both measures may go into effect immediately, now that there is no law stopping them from discriminating against minorities.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Speaking of which
Here's how bad the GOP wants to secure "temporary" relevance in favor of becoming a historical footnote.