Key US Senate panel advances bill aimed at preventing another Jan. 6

Oregon’s U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley endorses the proposal updating the 1887 elections law, clarifying how votes are certified

By: - September 28, 2022 5:30 am

A proposal passed by a U.S. Senate committee aims to prevent another Jan. 6 insurrection. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.