PBS NewsHour

Democrats attempt to rally support for voting rights laws

Clip: 01/13/2022 | 5m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

President Biden and congressional Democrats made a new push Thursday for voting rights legislation. The House passed a repackaged set of two bills aimed at blunting Republican-passed state laws that Democrats say will limit voting. But they still face hurdles within their own party to achieve a filibuster rule change. NewsHour's Lisa Desjardins and Geoff Bennett join Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 01/13/22

Rating: NR

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