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Under the 1965 voting rights act, texas and other southern states with a history of discriminatory laws couldn't make these changes without. Most states under section 5 of the act are there because of their history of discrimination against black voters the justice department's website. Be it enacted by the legislature of the state of texas, that there be established in this state, at such locality as may be determined by a vote of the people,. In the two years since, texas, north carolina and wisconsin have passed some of the strictest voter id laws in history (although they were all.
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