U.S. House passes overhaul of Electoral Count Act to stop Jan. 6 repeat

By: - September 21, 2022 6:11 pm
Rep. Zoe Lofgren, California Democrat, speaking in front of the U.S. Capitol.

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), co-sponsor with Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) of the Presidential Election Reform Act, aimed at preventing future presidents from trying to overturn election results. The House passed the bill Wednesday. (Drew Angerer/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.