Bad News: Reaching the magic number 30 probably won’t do much. If a majority of the Senate votes to reverse the repeal, it still needs a majority of the House and Trump’s signature. Good news:this could force GOP lawmakers to take an official stance during an election year- 83% of voters are pro-NN.

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Sources: Russians used Facebook’s Custom Audiences retargeting tool to ID voters and send specific ads and messages to influence them (Washington Post)

Washington Post: Sources: Russians used Facebook’s Custom Audiences retargeting tool to ID voters and send specific ads and messages to influence them  —  A sign

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Hackers Could Purchase Enough Personal Information To Alter Voter Registration Files In 35 States. A vulnerability in voter registration websites could be exploited to disenfranchise voters in key states and precincts.

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