Texas Democrats Walk Out of Legislative Session to Protest Restrictive Voting Legislation

June 2, 2021
In The News

Texas is one of several states where Republican lawmakers have moved to introduce restrictive voting laws in the aftermath of the general election where former President Donald Trump falsely claimed the election was stolen from him. Amy Gardner, national political reporter at the Washington Post, and Texas Congressman Colin Allred joined The Takeaway to discuss what's at stake in Texas and how fraught the fight over voting rights has become.