Republicans filed a motion to intervene in pending litigation over Iowa’s new voter suppression law, Senate File 413, on Thursday.
House Administration Committee Chair Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) released a statement today condemning Republicans for their coordinated and ill-intentioned efforts to smear the Committee’s consideration of the contested election in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District.
Republican efforts to leave 22 votes in the Iowa 2nd Congressional District House race uncounted failed a key vote today.
The League of United Latin American Citizens of Iowa sued the Iowa secretary of state and attorney general on Monday night after the governor signed voter suppression bill Senate File 413 into law.
Gov. Kim Reynolds (R) signed sweeping Iowa election legislation that would severely limit access to the ballot into law on Monday afternoon, after it passed both Republican-held chambers of the Legislature.
Heritage Action for America, the nonprofit arm of the conservative Heritage Foundation, announced Monday that it will be investing at least $10 million on a multi-pronged effort to influence election laws in key swing states.
Iowa’s Republican-controlled House joined the Iowa Senate in passing major voter suppression legislation late Wednesday evening, sending the bill to Gov. Kim Reynolds’ (R) desk for her signature.
Voting along party lines, Iowa’s Republican-led state Senate approved a bill Tuesday that would enact a host of new voting limitations in the state, including shortening the state’s early vote period by nine days.
Rita Hart, Democratic candidate for Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District, has filed a response brief in the U.S. House to Republican Mariannette Miller-Meeks’s motion to dismiss Hart’s election contest.
On Thursday, voters whose ballots have yet to be counted in Iowa’s 2nd Congressional District race came together to call for their votes to be included in this exceedingly close race.