Last Chance to Save American Democracy

Posted on AllSides October 17th, 2021
From The Left
Travis Dove for The New York Times
OPINION

Senator Chuck Schumer, the majority leader, has indicated that he plans to schedule a vote for Wednesday to open debate on a new voting rights bill, the Freedom to Vote Act.

The bill would set national standards for early voting, expand voting by mail, allow the use of more forms of voter identification, make Election Day a federal holiday and institute measures to counter voter suppression tactics. It would also automate voter registration, force states to give voters the option to register on Election Day and offer safeguards against voter purges. Finally, it...

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https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/17/opinion/voting-rights-congress.html

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