Colin Allred, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, Congressman John Lewis and Billy Brumley listen to speakers at March to the Polls rally in Dallas. (Image via Allred's Facebook Page)


NNPA NEWSWIRE — “Friends of mine gave their lives. Do your part, get out there and vote like you’ve never voted before,” Lewis advised the crowd at Fretz Park. […read more]


‘I Recall Having to Pay a Poll Tax’

By Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson NNPA Guest Columnist With its ruling on the Voting Rights Act, the Supreme Court has taken the country back to a time when racial minorities were not able to participate equitably in the voting process.  The court’s decision is disgraceful Read More