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Tue Apr 20, 2021, 05:58 PM

Sen. Durban: Republicans alarmed that 'too many voters are showing up' [View all]

Source: Reuters

"The problem is obvious," Durbin said. "Too many people are showing up."

The Delaware Democrat chaired a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Tuesday titled, "Jim Crow 2021: The Latest Assault on the Right to Vote," focused on efforts by Republicans in Georgia and elsewhere to implement new voting laws that critics say will limit voting access by African-Americans and other minorities that lead Democratic.

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DICK DURBIN: So if our elections are secure, these laws aren't really about integrity. What is the problem that lawmakers in Georgia want to address with the new law? The problem is obvious. Too many voters are showing up.

Georgia also saw historic voter turnout during the last election. Among Georgia voters who returned absentee ballots, we get an answer to our question. 65% of those who returned absentee ballots voted for President Biden, 35% for Donald Trump. It seems Republican lawmakers in Georgia have concluded that the solution to their election problems is to make it harder to vote.

Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/news/sen-durban-republicans-alarmed-too-155108934.html

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