Wednesday, Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT) criticized President Joe Biden’s voting rights legislation that would federalize elections.
Daines warned on Fox Business Network’s “Mornings with Maria” that expanding voting rights was about Democrats “wanting to grab power.” He warned the Democrats’ efforts were “about ensuring the Democrats forever control Washington, D.C.”
“You know, our founding fathers would be rolling over in their graves. Our founding fathers had the wisdom to know that states should have a very important role in elections because they feared the centralization of power, they feared a king, they feared Washington, D.C.,” Daines outlined. “And like, for example, in Montana, we passed some common-sense voting reforms like requiring a photo ID to vote. Maria, if you want to get on