ペロシは議決権で前進する, 1月. 6 investigations citing 'Republican assault on our Democracy'

Pelosi said there’s an “緊急” 選挙法を通過する必要があります, H.Rとして知られています. 1 家とSで. 1 上院で, 州レベルでの共和党による有権者抑制努力のため.

“私たちは〜にて [AN] urgent moment because of the Republican assault on our Democracy,” Pelosi said Tuesday in a letter to her Democratic colleagues. “By contrast, Congressional Democrats have brilliantly and patriotically proposed legislation to respect the sanctity of our Democracy.

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マンチン, D-W.Va., on Sunday announced his opposition to the legislation saying it’s too partisan and would further divide the country – a move that essentially sinks the legislation from any chance at passage in the Senate. に an op-ed expressing his opposition to the election reform bill, Manchin urged the Senate to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, named for the late congressman and civil-rights leader.

But Pelosi said Tuesday that the John Lewis legislation won’t be ready until fall and it’sno substitutefor the H.R. 1 legislation that already passed the House.

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It is essential that H.R. 4, the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, become law,” ペロシ, D-Calif。, 前記. “When we pass H.R. 4, we must do so in a way that is ironclad constitutionally. This is what Congressman Butterfield and the House Judiciary Committee are hard at work on now. H.R. 4 must be passed, but it will not be ready until the fall, and it is not a substitute for H.R. 1. Congressman John Lewis wrote 300 pages of H.R. 1 to end voter suppression. H.R. 1/S. 1 must be passed now. “

Pelosi also expressed frustration that the Senate failed to pass legislation to form an independent commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. Senate Republicans filibustered the legislation that already passed the House with the support of 35 共和党員. Pelosi said she hoped the Senate will try again for passage, but if not she signaled House Democrats were prepared to go forward with their own investigation.

We are still hoping the Senate will pass the January 6th Commission,” Pelosi wrote. “If not, we will be prepared to seek and find the truth of the assault on the Capitol, our Congress and our Democracy.

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