Republicans’ latest scheme: Use a global pandemic to suppress the vote

This piece was originally published in the July 22, 2020 edition of CAP Action’s daily newsletter, the Progress Report. Subscribe to the Progress Report here.

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No one should have to choose between their health and casting a ballot — but that’s exactly what Republicans are trying to force Americans to do in November.

We’ve seen what happened when states proved unprepared to conduct primaries in the middle of the pandemic. And now, with the general election just months away, it’s on us to ensure what happened in states like Georgia and Wisconsin doesn’t happen across the country this November.

Watch Senator Tammy Baldwin explain how Republicans are taking advantage of the pandemic to suppress the vote, then tell Congress to fully fund vote by mail:

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This piece was originally published in the July 22, 2020 edition of CAP Action’s daily newsletter, the Progress Report. Subscribe to the Progress Report here.

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