Seven states to watch in the 2022 push to restrict voting rights

Seven states to watch in the 2022 push to restrict voting rights

This post was originally published on this site WASHINGTON — Republican state lawmakers across the country are ramping up their drive to enact voting and election-related laws in time for crucial 2022 midterm elections. As federal legislation that would limit state-level voting restrictions appears stymied in Washington, Republicans in the...

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In Atlanta speech, Biden will advocate for protecting voting rights

In Atlanta speech, Biden will advocate for protecting voting rights

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden and Vice President Harris head to Atlanta — a city at the epicenter of past and present battles over voting rights — to make the case to advance stalled legislation in Congress.

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Biden Will Endorse Changing Senate Rules to Pass Voting Rights Legislation

Biden Will Endorse Changing Senate Rules to Pass Voting Rights Legislation

This post was originally published on this siteIn Georgia, the president will express support for altering rules around the Senate filibuster, setting up a confrontation with Republicans.

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Georgia review found just four deceased voters’ ballots cast in 2020 election

Georgia review found just four deceased voters’ ballots cast in 2020 election

This post was originally published on this siteElection investigators in Georgia found just four absentee ballots that had been cast in the 2020 election on behalf of voters who had died, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger (R) said on Monday.The finding further undermines former President…

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Control of the Senate in 2022 hinges on these 10 races

Control of the Senate in 2022 hinges on these 10 races

This post was originally published on this site The fate of the U.S. Senate may hinge on the following top 5 battleground states: Georgia, Arizona, Pennsylvania, Nevada, and Wisconsin when the 2022 midterm election rolls around.. “For a few months, Georgia was the center of the American political universe. Biden...

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David Perdue’s candidacy quickly complicates 2022 governor’s race in Georgia

David Perdue’s candidacy quickly complicates 2022 governor’s race in Georgia

This post was originally published on this site Former U.S. Sen. David Perdue has joined the race to become the state’s next governor, setting up a bruising primary against sitting Republican governor Brian Kemp before the eventual victor can challenge likely Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams. “It will be like a...

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David Perdue officially announces run for governor in Georgia, setting up primary challenge to Brian Kemp

David Perdue officially announces run for governor in Georgia, setting up primary challenge to Brian Kemp

This post was originally published on this siteFormer US Sen. David Perdue officially announced his run for governor of Georgia on Monday.

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Georgia becomes ground zero for 2022 elections

Georgia becomes ground zero for 2022 elections

This post was originally published on this siteGeorgia is emerging as the most critical battleground of the 2022 midterm elections. With Stacey Abrams’s entrance into the governor’s race on Wednesday, Democrats landed one of their top recruits, one they hope will also lift up Sen. Raphael…

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Perdue on possible run for Georgia governor: ‘I’m concerned about the state of our state’

Perdue on possible run for Georgia governor: ‘I’m concerned about the state of our state’

This post was originally published on this siteFormer Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) on Wednesday lamented divisions within the Georgia Republican Party and expressed concern about the direction of the state as he weighs a primary challenge to Gov. Brian Kemp (R) next year.Asked in an interview on…

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