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UNITED STATES - JULY 2: Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, arrives for the Senate Judiciary Committee markup of the “Eliminating Abusive and Rampant Neglect of Interactive Technologies (EARN IT) Act of 2020,” and judicial nominations in Russell Building on Thursday, July 2, 2020.(Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Asa Hutchinson, undersecretary for border and transportation security, Homeland Security Department, testifying at a Homeland Security Subcommittee hearing on FY2005 appropriations for border and transportation security.
Arkansas Legislature Sends Sweeping Slate Of Voter Restrictions To Guv’s Desk Prime Badge
This Week in Voting Rights: A weekly roundup of news on Americans' access to the ballot box.
DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 8: Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan democratic gubernatorial nominee, speaks with a reporter after a Democrat Unity Rally at the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel August 7th, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. Whitmer will face off against republican gubernatoral nominee Bill Schuette in November. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)
GOP Lawmakers Across The Country Are Trying To Make Mail Voting More Difficult Prime Badge
This Week in Voting Rights: A weekly roundup of news on Americans' access to the ballot box.
UNITED STATES - JULY 30: Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., is seen in Russell Building on Thursday, July 30, 2020.(Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
Get Ready For A Fight As States, Facing Census Delays, Eye Other Data For Redistricting
Voting rights groups and legal experts warn that using alternative data for redistricting will lead to a messy court battle.
UNITED STATES - MARCH 09: Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., arrives for the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing for Lisa Monaco, far right, nominee for deputy attorney general, and Vanita Gupta, nominee for associate  attorney general, in Hart Building on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.  (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
PITTSBURGH, UNITED STATES - 2020/11/03: University of Pittsburgh students with Biden/Harris signs and stickers.On the University of Pittsburgh campus many students organizing get out the vote campaigns through signs, stickers, and text messaging their friends during the United States Election Day. (Photo by Aaron Jackendoff/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: Senator Raphael Warnock (D-GA) walks through the Senate subway before the start of the fourth day in the Senates second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump on February 13, 2021 in Washington, DC. The Senate voted 55-45 in favor of calling witnesses in the trial to decide on if Trump should or should not be held responsible for the January 6th attack at the U.S. Capitol. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Raphael Warnock
Georgia’s Unique And Bloody History With Voter Disenfranchisement
This is not the first time Georgia has disenfranchised Black voters following a Black person's electoral success.
Democrats Should Ignore Calls For A Skinnier For The People Act
There’s no reason to believe a smaller, less effective bill would stand any better shot at gaining any Republican votes.
GOP Vs. Corporate America Becomes Flash Point In Voting Rights Battles Prime Badge
This Week in Voting Rights: A weekly roundup of news on Americans' access to the ballot box.
ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 08: Atlanta Braves fans watch game 3 of the National League Division Series between the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves at Truist Park on October 8, 2020 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images)
American Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft as seen flying and arriving early morning, on final approach landing at Amsterdam Schiphol Internation Airport AMS EHAM. The advanced modern wide-body B787 airplane has the registration N806AA and is powered by 2x GE jet engines. American is a US carrier based in Fort Worth in Texas, it is the largest airline in the world by fleet size and passengers carried, member of Oneworld aviation alliance.  The world aviation passenger traffic numbers fell because of the travel restrictions and the safety measures such as lockdowns, quarantine etc due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic that hit hard the aviation industry. Amsterdam, Netherlands on April 1, 2021 (Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto)
QUINCY - NOVEMBER 3: Stickers sit on a table at Saint John the Baptist Parish in Quincy, MA on election day, November 03, 2020. Massachusetts voters headed to the polls amid a pandemic and political maelstrom. (Photo by Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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