Joe Biden on Saturday condemned a lesson in the process of officially adopting local Republican-elected officials in Texas to make the election more secure, but it marks a new “attack” against the right to vote and democracy, according to the United States president.
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In a press release, he estimated that the great South American state of Georgia and Florida had joined the Republican majority by “attacking the right to sacred suffrage.”
“This is part of an attack on democracy that we have seen so often this year,” the Democratic president said, “unequally” targeting African Americans and other minorities.
“At 21E For a century, we will not be easier or harder to exercise the right to vote for every voter, ”he stressed.
The two houses of Congress in Texas came to a compromise on this text Senate Bill7, In particular, prohibits voting Go inside And introduced a number of restrictions on postal voting in addition to voting times.
These restrictions are often intended to facilitate popular voting arrangements with minorities, especially African Americans – voters who are generally pro-Democrat.
Republicans are talking about making future elections more secure. They often cite allegations of fraud perpetrated by former President Donald Trump, claiming without any evidence that the November ballot won by Joe Biden was “stolen” from him.
After the presidential election, with the initiative of the Republicans, bills restricting the vote increased in the states.
Georgia, a key state where Joe Biden won when he voted for the right in the presidential election for nearly three decades, was the first to adopt such a text in March. The president has already condemned legislation that violates “American values.”
Its adoption led to the mobilization of hundreds of business representatives and celebrities who signed the declaration against the laws restricting access to the ballot box.
On Saturday, Joe Biden again called on the United States Congress to adopt two texts that, in contrast, should promote the expression of the right to vote for all Americans. But the narrow majority of Democrats make their acceptance difficult.