Schumer says U.S. Senate to consider changing the filibuster if voting rights stalls

By: - January 3, 2022 5:07 pm

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced late Thursday that the Senate on Tuesday will take up a House-passed bill that includes the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the Freedom to Vote Act. Pictured is a protestor at a July 2021 demonstration in front of the U.S. Supreme Court. Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.