Justice Department to increase legal staff amid surge in restrictive voting laws

By: - June 12, 2021 9:09 am

U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks during his confirmation hearing Feb. 22, 2021, in the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill. (Pool photo by Demetrius Freeman/Getty Images)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.