Republicans secured a victory for election integrity last month when they successfully filibustered debate on the so-called For the People Act.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer wasn’t happy. He promptly took to the Senate floor to hit on all the disingenuous talking points, saying that “every single Senate Republican just voted against starting debate on fundamental right to vote.”
Don’t Democrats know that the right to vote is already protected by federal law?
I guess not. After all, while congressional Republicans are working hard to defeat S. 1/H.R. 1, Democrats are floating yet another electoral power grab with H.R. 4, the John Lewis Voting Rights Act. Polling shows that people largely are against the bill’s provisions despite Democrats calling it a “voting rights” bill. After the 2020 election, 64% said they want added safeguards for voting. Seventy-seven percent support voter ID laws, and 62% who voted for Biden believe that routine ID checks at