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Attorney general Eric Holder is fighting in court to block taxes from enacting the voting -- from lone star state passed last year.
Which requires registered voters to possess -- wealth of valid state issued photo ID proponents say it'll help curb voter fraud the nation's top law enforcement officer disagree.
The objective to wait photo ID requirement Texas because it would have a disproportionate impact point -- but.
To prove that the Department of Justice retained as an expert witness Harvard University professor of government Stephen -- the hair who in turn relied on -- data firm called catalyst.
To supply a statistical information.
Such as the percentages of whites and minorities in Texas -- more registered to vote I had previously conducted several studies using the catalyst data the professor testified.
And I found that nearly all persons identified by -- as being black white or Hispanic identified themselves in the survey is being of the same race projected by catalyst.
-- there was a perception that countless cooking the books.
In anyway you know they would lose other -- right I mean -- they're all about integrity perhaps.
Little look at catalysts website shows they are also all about ideology.
The firm says its mission is to provide progressive organizations.
With the data and services needed to better identify understand and communicate with the people they need to persuade and mobilized.
And its clients include every major power player on the left from the democratic house and senate campaign committees to EMILY's List and Planned Parenthood.
To the 2000 -- Obama campaign.
House Judiciary Committee chairman Lamar Smith the Republican from Texas -- today to attorney general holder asking why such an openly partisan firm -- -- to provide data.
For an ostensibly nonpartisan agency.
The -- were trying to as a public company with Republican.
-- -- and entry program Wednesday as clients.
They'd ever get away with being an interpreter.
That data the appearance is one of impropriety -- -- Not something that should be allowed to occur that -- -- -- -- no matter what.
Cattle declined to comment for our story of the Justice Department said it is reviewing chairman Smith's letter.
The lawsuit that will decide this dispute over this voter ID law the case that tax -- holder.
-- that began in federal district court in Washington on Monday.
In Washington James Rosen Fox News.