In other news, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals has struck down North Carolina’s voter ID law because its intentionally racially discriminatory. And that’s an understatement.
In the opinion, the panel of judges said that the law restricted voting in ways that “disproportionately affected African Americans” and that its provisions targeted “African Americans with almost surgical precision.” It said the state’s defense of the law was “meager.”
Meanwhile, the FBI is investigating a breach of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) which, as far as we know, was probably another Russian hack.
Finally, if you missed it, here’s Hillary Clinton’s full acceptance speech from last night.
Programming note… I’m logging off early today so I can make it to a family dinner that I didn’t know is happening until a couple hours ago. Have a good weekend.