The presidential election could look a lot different in 2024, as Democrats have proposed a bill to reform the election process. On Monday, all House Democrats cosponsored a bill known as H. R.1, or the For the People Act of 2021.
— Rep. John Sarbanes (@RepSarbanes) February 22, 2021
New reports have shown Republicans fear the bill would put too much power into the hands of the federal government.
According to the legislation, Democrats are proposing Congress have ultimate supervisory power over federal elections, rather than leaving it up to individual states. As One America’s Pearson Sharp reported earlier this month, this could lead to more ballot harvesting and more risk for election fraud.
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.@HouseDemocrats are in full support of #HR1, the #ForThePeople Act, a sweeping package of transformational democracy reforms! We are ready to move forward on this bill and give the power back to the people. https://t.co/87794aLeEC— Committee on House Admn. Democrats (@HouseAdm_Dems) February 22, 2021