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Congresswoman Fudge denounces passage of restrictive Ohio voting laws

By  Kathy Wray Coleman,  Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog,  O hio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper and Newspaper Blog. Tel: 216-659-0473. (Kathy Wray Coleman is a 20-year investigative and political journalist and legal reporter who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper, Ohio's Black press)   ( ) /   ( ) Warrensville Heights, OH - Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11), a Warrensville Heights Democrat whose predominantly Black 11th congressional district includes the largely Black cities of Cleveland and East Cleveland, and who also chairs the Congressional Black Caucus of Blacks in Congress, released a statement to Cleveland Urban News.Com, Ohio's most read digital Black newspaper, concerning two bills  passed by the Ohio State Legislature this week.  Senate Bill 238   curtails early voting  hours and eliminates Golden Week, a time when voters can both