Texas Dems who quashed SB7 hailed as ‘inspiration’ in Congress as voting rights bills stall

Texas Dems who quashed SB7 hailed as ‘inspiration’ in Congress as voting rights bills stall
Updated at 6:20 p.m. WASHINGTON — Texas lawmakers who staged a dramatic walkout to quash a GOP election bill in Austin got a hero’s welcome Tuesday in Congress, where fellow Democrats sought to leverage their example of feistiness into progress on voting rights at the federal level.
News story posted on 2021-06-16T01:39:05.0000000Z