U.S. Senate bills would ban fake electors, clear up Electoral College procedures

By: - July 20, 2022 9:28 pm

Vice President Mike Pence, pictured here in a pool photo, resisted efforts by ex-President Donald Trump to invalidate the 2020 election. Changes to the Electoral Count Act would ensure the vice president's role is purely ceremonial.

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.

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