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Why the Democrats' voting bill faces an uphill Senate battle

Clip: 05/11/2021 | 6m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

In the six months since the 2020 election, voting access and election security have been hot topics in state legislatures and the U.S. Congress. The For The People Act is Democrats' voting rights and campaign reform bill. Already through the House, it met a critical and high-powered Senate committee test Tuesday. But as Lisa Desjardins reports, there was little agreement between both parties.

Aired: 05/11/21

Rating: NR

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