US Senate Republicans again block debate on voting rights legislation

19 states have approved more stringent voting requirements this year, with many GOP legislators leaning on unsubstantiated claims of 2020 elections fraud

By: - October 21, 2021 5:43 am

US Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Sen. Jon Ossoff (D-GA) speak to the media following a U.S. Senate Rules Committee Georgia Field Hearing on the right to vote at the National Center for Civil and Human Rights on July 19, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Elijah Nouvelage / Getty Images)

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Allison Winter
Allison Winter

Allison Winter is a Washington, D.C., correspondent for States Newsroom.