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The Voting Rights Act of 1965

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The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was an example of successful implementation due to all of the following factors EXCEPT

A

the U.S. Congress passed a law with a clear goal: register qualified African-American voters in the South.

B

only one bureaucratic agency, the Department of Justice, was charged with implementation.

C

anyone who interfered with the federal registrar's work faced penalties.

D

the law was popular with most Southern members of Congress who assisted with its implementation.

E

hundreds of federal works were spread out among the Southern counties to register as many African American's as possible.