Govt 2301 notes 3

Govt 2301 notes 3 - Govt 2301 notes Chapter 6 Part 3 Civil...

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Govt 2301 notes Chapter 6 Part 3 Civil rights act 1964 Banned discrimination in voter registration Equal access to public accommodations Equality in employment opportunities Created the equal employment opportunity commission to investigate claims of discrimination Government will withhold federal funds from states thaqt administer federal programs in a discriminatory fashion 24 th amendment 1964 bans poll taxes Voting rights act 1965 Bans literacy tests Federal registrars will be sent into states with discriminatory registration processes Affirmative action Executive order 10925: JFK instructed federal contractors to take “affirmative action to ensure that applicants are treated equally qith out regard to race color religion sex or national origin.”
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However now affirmative action refers to policies designed to provide an advantage to members of a previousl Disadvantaged group and these policies affect more than just government contracts. .
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