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After McConnell Calls Election Day Holiday a ‘Power Grab’ by the Left, Democrats Push Back

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is facing waves of push back for calling legislation that would make Election Day a federal holiday a Democratic “power grab.” “Their bill would make election day a new paid holiday for government workers, and create an additional, brand-new, paid leave benefit for up to six days for any federal bureaucrat who decides they’d like to hang out at the polls during an election,” said...

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Native Americans in North Dakota Are Fighting Back Against the State’s Strict Voter ID Laws

Less than a month after the Supreme Court refused to intervene in a challenge to a North Dakota voter ID law, thereby making it harder for Native Americans in the state to vote, the tribes are fighting back. According to the law, North Dakotans must have IDs with a residential address in order to vote. Historically, Native Americans have often relied on post office boxes--but these are no longer an adequate form of proof of residence....