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GOP blocks Senate Democrats' revised elections bill

Senate Republicans blocked another voting rights bill Wednesday, as some on the left call to change the chamber's rules to allow the Democratic Party to unilaterally change federal election law. The vote was 49 to 51.
1 month ago|Washington, United States

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C 46%
R 17%
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Talking Points Memo
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+1
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New York Times
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+10
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justthenews.com
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Senate GOP again blocks Democrats' election bill

For the third time this year, Senate Democrats on Wednesday tried to pass sweeping elections legislation that they tout as a powerful counterweight to new voting restrictions in the states. Sen. Angus King, a Maine independent who caucuses with Democrats, recently eased his longstanding opposition to changing the filibuster rules, which create a 60-vote threshold for most legislation to pass. “I’ve concluded that democracy itself is more impor…

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
Reuters
ReutersC

U.S. Senate Republicans block Democrats' voting rights bill

A bill aimed at thwarting restrictive new voting laws enacted in Republican-led states failed to advance in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, as Republican lawmakers blocked a Democratic effort to begin debating the measure.

1 month ago|United Kingdom
USA Today
USA TodayL

Voting rights and election reform: Senate Republicans block latest legislation

The\u00a0Freedom to Vote Act was a compromise among Senate Democrats\u00a0after previous pieces of legislation failed to gain\u00a0support from party moderates.

1 month ago|United States
Washington Times
Washington TimesR

Senate GOP again blocks Democrats’ election bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the third time this year, Senate Democrats on Wednesday tried to pass sweeping elections legislation that they tout as a powerful counterweight to new voting restrictions sweeping conservative-controlled states.Once again, Republicans blocked them.But amid the ongoing stalemate, there are signs that Democrats are making ...

1 month ago|Washington, United States
The Independent
The IndependentL

Senate Republicans block voting rights bill as pressure builds for filibuster reform

GOP pushes nationwide campaign to undermine ballot access while White House resists changes to procedural rules

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
CNNL

Senate Republicans block Democrats' voting and elections bill

Senate Republicans blocked another voting rights bill Wednesday, as some on the left call to change the chamber's rules to allow the Democratic Party to unilaterally change federal election law. The vote was 49 to 51.

1 month ago|Atlanta, United States
New York Times
New York TimesL

Senate Republicans Block Voting Rights Bill, Leaving Its Fate in Doubt

The third filibuster of such a measure underscored how the legislation is unlikely to move forward without a change in Senate rules.

1 month ago|New York, United States
Associated Press News
Associated Press NewsC

Senate GOP again poised to block Democrats' election bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the third time this year, Senate Democrats will force a test vote Wednesday on sweeping elections legislation that they tout as a powerful counterweight to new voting restrictions in the states.

1 month ago|United States
CBS News
CBS NewsL

Democrats' voting and elections bill fails to advance in Senate over GOP opposition

The procedural vote to begin debate on the Freedom to Vote Act was 49 in favor to 51 against, far short of the 60 votes needed.

1 month ago|New York, United States
The Hill
The HillC

GOP blocks Senate Democrats' revised elections bill

Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked Democrats from advancing a revised bill to overhaul federal elections, marking the latest blow to hopes of getting voting legislation to President Biden.

1 month ago|Washington, United States
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BIAS COVERAGE DISTRIBUTION

48 of these news sources are bias rated
22 are CENTER
L 37%
C 46%
R 17%
CNN
MSNBC
Talking Points Memo
Black News Channel
USA Today
The Independent
New York Times
CBS News
Deadline
Japan Today
Bloomberg
Politico
Koco News5
Mediaite
The Texas Tribune
+3
Reuters
Associated Press News
The Hill
VOA News
UPI
KCRA 3
KITV4 News
News 4 JAX
Portland Press Herald
WCVB
PBS NewsHour
+12
Washington Times
justthenews.com
WBMA
The Daily Caller
National Review
The Epoch Times
Townhall
Fox News
The Gateway Pundit
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