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Civil and Human Rights Coalition Condemns Trump Campaign’s Voter Intimidation Effort


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Civil and Human Rights Coalition Condemns Trump Campaign’s Voter Intimidation Effort

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

WASHINGTON - Wade Henderson, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, issued the following statement in response to the Trump campaign’s new effort to recruit supporters to challenge and intimidate voters at the polls. In the wake of the Shelby County v. Holder decision, the Department of Justice has massively scaled back its election observer program, making voters of color more vulnerable to harassment and intimidation than at any time in the past 50 years:

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