Texas Lawsuit Complicates Presidential Race

Candidates likely to face questions on affirmative action

Barack Obama, as a presidential candidate in 2008, acknowledged that the political fallout from affirmative-action policies would complicate efforts to heal the nation's racial divisions.
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Being rejected by the University of Texas at Austin has not kept Abigail Noel Fisher from having a big influence on the nation's affairs. Her lawsuit challenging Texas' race-conscious undergraduate admission policy has landed at the U.S. Supreme...

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