Voting rights bill fails “problems”


Associated Press

McConnell: Blacks vote at a similar rate to “Americans”

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell criticized comments when Republicans said they voted at the same rate as “Americans” just before they blocked the federal election bill. Is calling. Minority leaders said at a press conference in Washington Wednesday when asked about the concerns voters have about voting rights. “If you look at the statistics, African-American voters vote as high as Americans, so the concerns are misguided,” McConnell said.