The 2018 elections saw close margins and record turnout, ultimately handing power to Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives. As their first bill in the new Congress, House Democrats have introduced major legislation to expand voting rights. Their opening move has drawn fire from Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who called the proposed legislation a “power grab.” “Their proposal is simply a naked attempt to change the rules of American politics to benefit one party,” he wrote in a Washington Post op-ed. “It should be called the Democrat Politician Protection Act.” Democrats are fighting back. Stacey Abrams answered … >>More

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