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Senate to Vote on Voting Rights Proposal

The Senate will vote on the Freedom to Vote Act next week, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said. The legislation would make Election Day a legal public holiday, require same-day registration at all polling locations by 2024. It also contains the vast majority of the key voting provisions of the For the People Act, another piece of legislation designed to confront voter suppression.
2 months ago|Washington, United States

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Stymied by GOP, Senate mounts new push on voting rights bill

Senate Democrats are set to try again to advance a sweeping elections and voting overhaul bill, testing objections from Republicans with a vote planned for next week, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Thursday. In a letter to colleagues, Schumer, D-N.Y., said Republicans “must come to the table” to at least open debate on the bill. If the Republican senators have ideas “on how to improve the legislation, we are prepared to hear them, deb…

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Schumer says U.S. Senate to vote on election reform next week

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Thursday that the Senate will hold a procedural vote as early as next Wednesday on election reform legislation aimed at reversing state-level Republican voting restrictions. "We cannot allow conservative-controlled states to double down on their regressive and subversive voting bills," Schumer said in a "Dear Colleague"

2 months ago|United Kingdom
The Independent
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Stymied by GOP, Senate mounts new push on voting rights bill

Senate Democrats are set to try again to advance a sweeping elections and voting overhaul bill

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
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Stymied by GOP, Senate mounts new push on voting rights bill

Senate Democrats are set to try again to advance a sweeping elections and voting overhaul bill

2 months ago|United States
New York Times
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Democrats Plan Another Bid to Break G.O.P. Voting Rights Filibuster

Senator Chuck Schumer, the top Democrat, announced he would force another vote next week to bring legislation to the floor despite a Republican blockade.

2 months ago|New York, United States
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Stymied by GOP, Senate mounts new push on voting rights bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats are set to try again to advance a sweeping elections and voting overhaul bill, testing objections from Republicans with a vote planned for next week, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced Thursday.

2 months ago|United States
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Senate to vote next week on Freedom to Vote Act

The Senate will vote on the Freedom to Vote Act — Democrats’ pared down version of their For the People Act — next week, Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced Thursday.

2 months ago|Washington, United States
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Democrats Plan Senate Vote Next Week On Revised Voting Rights Bill

The legislation faces unanimous Republican opposition, prompting another conversation over the future of the filibuster.

2 months ago|United States
National Post
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Schumer says U.S. Senate to vote on election reform next week

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Thursday that the Senate will hold a procedural vote as early as next Wednesday on election reform legislation aimed at reversing state-level Republican voting restrictions. Read More

2 months ago|Canada
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Voting rights set for Senate vote as Democrats push Biden's agenda

Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., says the Senate will vote next week on voting rights as Democrats try to advance much of President Biden's agenda.

2 months ago|Washington, United States
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C 42%
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Reuters
Associated Press News
The Hill
npr
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