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284 Members of Congress Just Got an 'F' on Their Civil Rights Report Card


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284 Members of Congress Just Got an 'F' on Their Civil Rights Report Card

Andrea Germanos, staff writer

Offering insight into how elective officials voted throughout 2017 to uphold key civil rights protections, the NAACP just released its latest (pdf) Civil Rights Federal Legislative Report Card.

"The 2017 report card underscores a growing divide in Congress of those who are committed to protecting people's rights and those more interested in protecting the rights of the rich and powerful," said Derrick Johnson, president and CEO of the NAACP.


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All of those who got an “F” should be expelled from Congress.


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Seems like everyone either got an A or F. The report card seems to show just how partisan Congress has gotten. Not much nuance to read into this one.