In 2006, the GOP in Congress voted almost in lockstep to reauthorize the Voting Rights Act. But after Obama’s was elected, they suddenly began to virulently oppose the VRA and cheered in unison when the Supreme Court gutted the VRA. Apparently the election of a black family to reside in the WH was just too much for their delicate senses.

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Retired Navy. Inveterate contrarian. If I haven’t done it, I’ve usually done something close.

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