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Obama SC nominee pro-aff action

(Reuters) Judge Sonia Sotomayor ruled New Haven could throw out a firefighter promotion exam because it yielded no acceptable black candidates.

Obama’s election could see shift in aff action

(Politico) Aff action opponents hope to see a shift to income-based aff action rather than race after Obama said well-off black children like his own don’t need the program. He told law school friends he didn’t mention his race on his application.