Civil rights Federal government - Eisenhower

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Why did Eisenhower not help African Americans?
He thought their position would improve over time
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What happened towards the end of Eisenhower's presidency?
He proposed two civil rights Act
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Civil Rights Act of 1957 focused on what?
Voting rights
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What happened to people who stopped african americans from voting?
1000 dollars and max sentence of six months
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Civil Rights act of 1960- How did this extend power of commission of civil rights?
By keeping record of voter registration
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What happened towards the end of Eisenhower's presidency?

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He proposed two civil rights Act

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Civil Rights Act of 1957 focused on what?

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What happened to people who stopped african americans from voting?

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Civil Rights act of 1960- How did this extend power of commission of civil rights?

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