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StoryGraph Biggest Story 2021-03-04 -- the for the people act (3), the 2020 election (3), senate democrats (3), reform bill (3), house democrats (3)

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the for the people act (3), the 2020 election (3), senate democrats (3), reform bill (3), house democrats (3)

House Democrats just passed their massive voting rights bill HR 1

The bill still faces a steep climb in the US Senate.

House Passes Landmark Voting Rights Bill, Setting Up First Major Filibuster Fight

The sweeping reform bill would nullify the new wave of voter restrictions that Republicans are pushing at the state level.

House Passes Sweeping Bill Making it Easier For Democrats to Steal Elections

The Democrat-controlled House on Wednesday night passed H.R. 1, a massive elections reform bill making it easier for Democrats to steal elections. The vote was 220-210. All Republicans voted “nay.” The House Democrats previously introduced the “For the People Act of 2021” which will ensure Democrats can count ballots for days and days after an…

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