voting rights act http://kvpr.org en Three California Counties Affected by Voting Rights Act Decision, Including Kings Co. http://kvpr.org/post/three-california-counties-affected-voting-rights-act-decision-including-kings-co <p>The United States Supreme Court decision on the Voting Rights Act revolves around a county in Alabama. But, as Katie Orr reports from Sacramento, several counties in California will be affected too.</p><p>Yuba, Monterey and Kings Counties in California must currently get approval from the federal government for any election law changes. But they could eventually get some relief under the new U.S. Supreme Court decision. It orders Congress to change the formula for determining which jurisdictions require oversight.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 22:35:46 +0000 Katie Orr 17339 at http://kvpr.org Three California Counties Affected by Voting Rights Act Decision, Including Kings Co.