GOP Colorado rep pushes to overturn bilingual ballot requirement

There are 2 comments on the www.rawstory.com story from Aug 19, 2011, titled GOP Colorado rep pushes to overturn bilingual ballot requirement. In it, www.rawstory.com reports that:

Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced legislation to overturn part of the 1973 Voting Rights Act, which requires that areas with large minority populations make bilingual voting materials available.

“Whether or not dual-language ballots are used ought to be up to local election officials and shouldn’t be mandated by the federal government,” Coffman said in a news release.

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FLAPATRIOT

Hollywood, FL

#1 Aug 19, 2011
Anyone who immigrated to this nation AND IS LEGALLY ABLE TO VOTE SHOULD SPEAK ENGLISH!!!NO ENGLISH...NO VOTE!!!

Since: Jul 11

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#2 Aug 20, 2011
FLAPATRIOT wrote:
Anyone who immigrated to this nation AND IS LEGALLY ABLE TO VOTE SHOULD SPEAK ENGLISH!!!NO ENGLISH...NO VOTE!!!
Amen.

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