Every day the Republican Party is working to strip Americans of their right to vote—and this shameful law passing the Texas House is just their latest attack on our democracy.
Voting rights are too important to leave to gubernatorial discretion. In passing this bill, New York State has become a progressive leader by permanently re-enfranchising the tens of thousands of New Yorkers who have returned to their communities from incarceration.
Biden Is Right That Congress Must Pass Voting Rights Bills, But the Senate Must Eliminate Filibuster to Do It
President Biden laid out a bold, ambitious agenda during his speech tonight—including committing to sign into law legislation that would protect our freedom to vote and root out corruption in our politics. And he’s right—Congress needs to pass both the For the People Act and the John Lewis Voting Rights Act.