Blockbuster voting bill winding its way through U.S. CongressThe U.S. Capitol Building. Image by Louis Velazquez via Unsplash.
As Georgia grapples with its controversial election reform, a massive federal voting rights bill has cleared a key hurdle and, If passed, would usher in the most comprehensive changes in the U.S. electoral system in more than a half-century.
The nearly 800-page H.R. 1 For the People Act of 2021 passed the U.S. House of Representatives on March 3 and now goes to the Senate.