U.S. House Majority members introduced the latest version of H.R. 4, The John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act, in a renewed effort to federalize elections. Contrary to its name, H.R. 4 seeks to advance the power of Washington’s bureaucrats over how states run elections––not voting rights.
LDF published an in-depth analysis of H.R. 4 to how the updated bill goes far beyond the 2019 version and would establish a more extreme takeover of both election processes and judicial proceedings.
To view LDF’s analysis of H.R. 4 (2021), click here.