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Republican Voter Suppression Efforts Are Targeting Minorities, Journalist Says

Ari Berman of Mother Jones warns that a Republican strategy to tighten access to the ballot box could have a major impact on the 2018 elections. "It could be tainted by voter suppression," he says.

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Republican Voter Suppression Efforts Are Targeting Minorities, Journalist Says

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