Senator Cory Booker Calls for a ‘New Voting Rights Act’

Nicole Rojas
Apr 23, 2019 - 5:00
Senator Cory Booker Calls for a ‘New Voting Rights Act’

Senator Cory Booker, one of many Democratic presidential contenders, has joined calls to make Election Day a federal holiday and proposed a “new Voting Rights Act” during a speech in Atlanta. Booker called for sweeping reforms to improve voting rights, including universal automatic voting registration, which would allow more Americans to vote by mail, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. The New Jersey Democrat’s proposal also called for the availability of ballots in...

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