House passes John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

(WASHINGTON) -- The House on Tuesday passed the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act legislation that aims to strengthen a key component of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 after it was weakened by two Supreme Court decisions. The legislation, named after the late... Read More.

Senate Democrats take voting rights push to Georgia

(ATLANTA) -- For the first time in 20 years, the Senate Rules Committee held a field hearing on Monday, this time in Atlanta to discuss voting rights as Democrats push for federal reform in the wake of sweeping legislation in Georgia -- and in GOP-led... Read More.

Texas Democrats meet with Manchin on voting rights

(WASHINGTON) -- Roughly a dozen Texas Democrats who fled their state to come to Washington met Thursday in a Capitol Hill basement with the Senate Democrat who holds the key vote in Congress on voting rights legislation, West Virginia's Joe Manchin. But apparently, the subject... Read More.