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House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The bill would require states to offer mail-in ballots, same-day voter registration and a minimum of 15 days of early voting.
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The US House passes H.R. 1, a major voting rights and campaign finance reform package

The US House passes H.R. 1, a major voting rights and campaign finance reform package

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The House passed H.R. 1, Democrats' flagship democracy reform and voting rights legislative package, in a Wednesday nightvote.
The bill, dubbed the For the People Act , was first introduced and passed by the House, at the beginning of the 116th Congress in 2019, but was not taken up in the Senate.
The law makes major changes requiring more transparency in the US' campaign finance system, sets stricter standards for lobbyists, and includes a slew of measures to increase access to the ballot box, including expansions of voter registration opportunities, mail and early...
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