Voting rights advocates frustrated by ‘same-old, same-old’ meeting with White House

Posted on AllSides December 3rd, 2021
From The Left
Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

Leading voting rights activists came away frustrated and alarmed from what they hoped would be a breakthrough meeting last month at the White House to discuss a strategy to pass federal voting rights legislation.

There were high hopes for the 15 November teleconference between the White House and the leaders of the hundreds of groups that comprise the Declaration for American Democracy (Dfad), many of which have been campaigning hard for federal voting rights legislation. Kamala Harris had agreed to stop by the meeting.

After Joe Biden gave a strong endorsement in late October...

Read full story

The Guardian

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Lean Left
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Lean Left
106689/84298
See full bias rating for The Guardian
Learn about media bias
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/dec/03/voting-rights-advocates-frustrated-meeting-white-house

More News about Elections from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right