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The GOP is a minority party in this country and no one knows that better than they do.

If not for the Electoral College, their Presidential candidates would never win the Presidency. If not for a Senate where states with far lower populations proportionally get 2 U.S. Senate seats, they would never hold a majority in the Senate. If not for partisan gerrymandering, they would never hold a majority in the House.

And GOP voter suppression laws are what tie this all together.

The argument that preserving the filibuster is necessary because it’s an important tool in our democracy falls apart when it’s clearer with every passing day that we won’t have a democracy without the Senate passing voting rights legislation.

Opinion | Republicans’ rhetoric on H.R. 1 is apocalyptic. Are they that afraid of democracy?
A bill to make voting easier should be obvious. To Republicans, it is not.
washingtonpost.com/opinions/re

@TonyStark The Republicans only want their voters to vote. Democrats want everyone to vote, even people who won’t vote for them. Sums it up.

@ThorOfAsgard @TonyStark pretty accurate summary. Sad state of affairs that one of our 2 political parties are so blatantly anti-democratic.

@TonyStark
"A bill to make voting easier should be obvious. To Republicans, it is not."

If this can be said about your party, your party shouldn't be in government. :CapShield:

@TonyStark They know the math isn't in their favour if everyone gets a chance to vote, so they rig the system. If they can control who GETS to vote they can control who gets voted FOR.

(sorry, edited 5x due to lack of coffee🙄​😫​☕​)

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