PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Republicans slam Dem. elections bill as partisan

Clip: 03/24/2021 | 5m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

In our news wrap Wednesday, Senators clashed over an elections bill to expand ballot access and head off attempts to limit voting access at the state level, with Republicans saying it's partisan overreach. U.S. health officials pointed to progress in the pandemic with rising vaccinations, but warned that new infections remain high. Also, Myanmar released people jailed for protesting the coup.

Aired: 03/24/21

Rating: NR

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