Stewart Mocks Opposition To Voting Rights Act: Why Not Go Back To ‘Discriminating First, Stopping It Later?’ (VIDEO) | Roland Martin Reports

Stewart Mocks Opposition To Voting Rights Act: Why Not Go Back To ‘Discriminating First, Stopping It Later?’ (VIDEO)

Source: Josh Feldman / Mediaite

Jon Stewart tonight focused on the Supreme Court holding hearings on the constitutionality of the Voting Rights Act. After Stewart got through with Wall Street’s big news, he said, “you know what else we fixed? Racism.” He spent the rest of the segment rebutting the objections brought by opponents of the Voting Rights Act, including the idea that the United States is now “free of racism” and Justice Antonin Scalia‘s contention that the Senate only unanimously reauthorized it because they were too scared to oppose it.