Feds to monitor election in Shelby County
(AP) – The U.S. Justice Department answered the call to monitor today’s elections in Shelby.
A statement from the department said monitors would ensure polling places comply with the Voting Rights Act, which prohibits discrimination against minorities. The election features a multitude of races on the ballot, including seats for U.S. Senate and U.S. House, the governor's race and four proposed constitutional amendments.
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