Election

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Whatever the outcome, the Republican Senate's recount and audit will not change the results of the 2020 election. ...
Senate leaders battled in a committee hearing over sweeping Democratic-backed election legislation that would rewrite rules covering voting procedures, campaign finance and election oversight. ...
Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) says the wave of GOP-backed voter suppression bills passed by state legislatures shows how urgent the need is to pass the Senate’s voting rights bill. He tells Lawrence O’Donnell despite a “supermajority” of Americans who want Congress to protect voting rights, Republican leadership has barred its members “from trying to ensure that every American can vote.” ...
Minority Leader Mitch McConnell hammered the so-called "For the People Act," as a partisan power grab and takeover of elections. ...

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