Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and failed Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams are slated to host a “voting rights” event together this weekend in Georgia.
An announcement for the event, which was provided to The Hill ahead of the event, states that Abrams and Klobuchar will discuss with voters the “obstacles they have faced when voting and discuss the urgent need to protect voting rights.”
The Hill also reported that the two Democrats will host the roundtable event on Sunday “at a polling location that saw five-hour-long lines during early voting for the November 2020 election but was closed during the Senate run-off election.”
The event will also take place in Georgia just one day before Klobuchar is expected to hold a Senate Rules Committee hearing in the state. Last month, it was reported that Klobuchar would hold the hearing on July 19 with a focus on the federal takeover of