Schumer says U.S. Senate to vote on election reform next week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on Thursday that the Senate will hold a procedural vote as early as next Wednesday on election reform legislation aimed at reversing state-level Republican voting restrictions.

FILE PHOTO: U.S.Senate Democrats hold weekly policy lunch at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

“We cannot allow conservative-controlled states to double down on their regressive and subversive voting bills,” Schumer said in a “Dear Colleague” letter to his fellow Senate Democrats.

(Reporting by David Morgan)

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