House Democrats’ Election-Security Plan Already Facing Stiff Pushback

With states still wary of Washington’s meddling and Senate Republicans reluctant to put down more money, Congress is unlikely to pass the new election-security rules in time for 2020.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats unveil a comprehensive elections and ethics-reform package that targets what they call a "culture of corruption in Washington" and aims to reduce the role of money in politics, on Jan. 4.
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