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Rep. James Clyburn on Voting Rights, the Filibuster and More 2021-07-16
48 minutes Posted Jul 16, 2021 at 9:00 am.
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Rep. James Clyburn on Voting Rights, the Filibuster and More

Top Democratic lawmakers, including House Majority Whip James Clyburn, are urging their colleagues in the Senate to reform the filibuster in order to pass voting rights legislation.

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