House Lawmakers Weigh Voting By Proxy To Maintain Social Distancing

House Lawmakers Weigh Voting By Proxy To Maintain Social Distancing

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on MSNBC Tuesday that after the coronavirus relief bill is passed, lawmakers will consider options for replacing in-person voting.Members are pushing to change the tradition of in-person voting because of coronavirus. Remote voting would take time to set up; it would be faster to have one member vote on behalf of many others.

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Source: NPR Politics
House Lawmakers Weigh Voting By Proxy To Maintain Social Distancing

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