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Legal fee concerns raised for WA voting rights act

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SEATTLE (AP) — Opponents of a bill aiming to reform representation of minorities in local elections say the measure would be expensive for local municipalities because of possible legal fees. A House of Representatives panel held a hearing Wednesday on the so-called "Washington Voting Rights Act," attracting a lively debate on the measure that's being pushed by minority interest groups.

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