Justice Department nominee http://wrkf.org en Record Could Hinder Confirmation Of Civil Rights Nominee http://wrkf.org/post/record-could-hinder-confirmation-civil-rights-nominee Transcript <p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>In other Senate business, the Judiciary Committee today considers President Obama's nominee to lead the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department. That nomination could not have come at a more challenging time. Last year, the Supreme Court overturned a key part of the 1965 Voting Rights Act.<p>Now, government lawyers are trying to find another way to protect minorities at the ballot box. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 10:28:00 +0000 Carrie Johnson 21013 at http://wrkf.org