Free and fair elections are the foundation of our democracy, but they only work if we all trust them. Unfortunately, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of Americans across the country saw their voting procedures change overnight, causing some to lose trust in the electoral process.
This is a serious issue, and we need to address it. The only way to promote confidence in our elections is to make sure people’s voices are heard through their elected representatives, and that starts with recognizing potential flaws in our voting system and working together to strengthen our election integrity moving forward.
Empowering states to implement voter ID requirements
Updating and improving the accuracy of voter rolls
Establishing standards for how the U.S. Postal Service handles mail-in votes
Helping states strengthen their own voting processes
Requiring reports on any foreign threats to our elections
The ACE Act provides common sense solutions that we should all be able to rally behind as Americans. Because every American – Republican, Democrat, and Independent – deserves to know that their vote is counted when they go to the polling place or mail in their ballot.
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McMorris Rodgers Helps Pass Bipartisan Bill to Block President Biden’s LNG Export Ban, Unleash American Energy
Washington D.C. – Today, Eastern Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) helped the House of Representatives pass the Unlocking Our Domestic LNG Potential Act (H.R. 7176) to reverse President Biden’s American liquified natural gas (LNG) export ban. She released the following statement after the vote: “The President’s decision to impose a ban on new permits […]