Judy Kurtz had this story in The Hill. Here is an excerpt:
Hollywood is lining up behind a sweeping, Democrat-backed election reform bill, with some of the country’s biggest stars using their platforms to make a last-minute push for the passage of the For the People Act.
In recent days, scores of celebrities — from Kerry Washington, to Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom, to John Legend — have been pulling out all the stops with high-profile moves, calling on Congress to pass H.R. 1 and S.1.
The legislation would require all states to offer mail-in ballots and automatic voter registration, as well as the implementation of new voting machines. It would also create an independent nonpartisan redistricting commission in an effort to get rid of partisan gerrymandering.
Read the full story here.