This is an historic opportunity to pass national standards for voting access and push back against the wave of Republican voter suppression across the country. Now, with a compromise bill ready to be passed, the filibuster is the only thing standing in our way. It’s time for our senators to put Americans’ freedom to vote ahead of the Jim Crow filibuster.
Stand Up America, Rep. Mondaire Jones, Texas State Rep. Jasmine Crockett & MOVE Texas Tell Biden, Senate: End the Filibuster and Pass Voting Rights & Court Expansion Legislation
This morning, Stand Up America held a press call with Rep. Mondaire Jones (D-NY), Texas State Rep. Jasmine Crockett (D-100), MOVE Texas Communications Director Charlie Bonner, and Stand Up America President & Founder Sean Eldridge to discuss the need for lawmakers—from the Oval Office to the Senate—to support an end to the filibuster and urgently pass the For The People Act, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, and Rep. Jones’ very own Judiciary Act.
SCOTUS Deals Massive Blow to Reproductive Freedom, Underscoring Urgent Need to Rebalance the Court by Passing the Judiciary Act
Our rights—from the right to vote freely to the right to bodily agency—are under attack. It’s long past time that Congress leveraged its checks and balances against the broken Supreme Court. Congress must rebalance the Supreme Court by passing the Judiciary Act of 2021 to add an additional four seats to the court.