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In advance of Pope Francis' visit to New York, low-wage workers and Verizon workers, represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA), in Westchester County are building a special chair for the visit.
Since the 2000 elections, when I was first awakened to the fight for voting rights, I’ve come to realize the importance of National Voter Registration Day as a civic duty, and a means to proactively combat the divisive aims and effects of voter suppression.
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The Rise of the Zombie Fast Track Bill.