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Indy DC Download: Democrats’ voting rights push thwarted by Democrats

In a speech on the Senate floor, Sen. Jacky Rosen (D-NV) raised concerns about future elections in Nevada with former Assemblyman Jim Marchant, who is leading a coalition of so-called “America First” GOP secretary of state candidates with the goal of trying “to fix 2020 like President Trump said.”

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Biden to attend Reid funeral; Obama to deliver eulogy

President Joe Biden and the first lady will travel to Las Vegas this weekend to attend the funeral for Harry Reid, sources confirm. Former President Barack Obama will deliver the eulogy. Other speakers include Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. Carole King and Brandon Flowers of The Killers will perform.

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Community, nation remember Harry Reid’s legacy

Family, friends and political colleagues honored him as a fierce champion of Nevada and “tough-as-nails” leader who also quietly offered help to those in need and inspired a new generation of leaders.

Harry Reid, former Senate majority leader and Democratic kingmaker, dies at 82

Over more than three decades of service in Congress, Reid earned a reputation for fighting relentlessly to protect his home state and everyday Americans. As Senate Democratic leader for a dozen years, he played an instrumental role in passing the Affordable Care Act and shepherding through Congress pivotal economic recovery legislation in the wake of the Great Recession.

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