clyde township

11:43 am
Mon August 19, 2013

Federal voting oversight may end in Michigan

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Detroit Congressman John Conyers says he expects Clyde Township in Allegan County to be among those removed from the oversight list. It wound up there in the 1970's because of a large, Spanish-speaking population.
Buena Vista Township- The U.S. Supreme Court sparked controversy in June when it struck down a portion of the Voting Rights Act, meaning nine states - mostly from the South - no longer would need to get approval from the federal government to make changes in voting laws.