U.S. House Dems unveil new voting rights bill named for John Lewis

By: - August 17, 2021 4:27 pm

The John Lewis Voting Rights and Advancement Act would establish a preclearance formula that would require some states that want to make changes to their voting laws to receive permission from the U.S. Justice Department first. (Photo by Hill Street Studios/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.

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