The Senate is set to consider the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. It would shield voters from racial discrimination at the ballot box.
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Defendant parties urged Judge Marie Avery Moses, Democrat-appointed, to dismiss the lawsuit under Colorado’s anti-SLAPP law.
Advocates in support of voting rights and election reform in the Senate have planned a sustained campaign for the upcoming weeks.
A new Senate report lays out how former Donald Trump and a top Justice Department official attempted to sway the 2020 election.
The near-total gridlock in Washington is infuriating voting-rights advocates. However, they see the filibuster as a new opportunity.
Stacey Abrams argues voting infrastructure is being gutted and the utility of a democratically elected government is being questioned.
Majority “of Republicans who are Trump supporters believe the false claims from Trump that the election was stolen”, Rick Hasen.
Under oath, some Trump allies said they did little to verify the false claims of Trump’s victory in the 2020 elections before spreading them.
A former Department of Justice attorney set the way for congressional testimony but restricted issues ex-officials could speak on.
The White House rejected Trump’s request for it to withhold documents from the House Committee on the January 6 Capitol attack.