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

By: - July 20, 2022 2:45 pm

Supporters of Donald Trump erected gallows outside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. That day, hundreds of the then-president’s enraged followers attacked police and forced their way inside the Capitol to stop the 2020 election from being certified. Photo by Tyler Merbler | Flickr/CC BY 2.0

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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.