House passes Voting Rights Advancement Act to restore Voting Rights Act of 1965
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On Capitol Hill just now, the House of Representatives has voted to PASS the Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2019 to restore the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

Advocates of vote suppression are not having a good Friday.

The House passed a package of bills aimed at restoring protections of the Voting Rights Act rolled back by a key 2013 SCOTUS ruling.

John Lewis—a former Freedom Rider who spoke at the 1963 March on Washington—sat in the chair to gavel in the final vote https://t.co/cqdpl5GdfG...

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