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Klobuchar’s voting rights package has support of every Senate Democrat

By: - January 3, 2022 5:08 pm

Senate Rules Committee Chairwoman Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., shown during a Senate hearing in December, has worked on a voting rights package that has the support of all Senate Democrats including West Virginia’s Sen. Joe Manchin and Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom, including politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Ariana covered public health and chemical policy on Capitol Hill for E&E News. She's worked for the Miami Herald and her hometown paper, the Tampa Bay Times. Her work has also appeared in the Chicago Tribune and NPR. She is a graduate of the University of Florida.