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Cong. Sheila Jackson Lee talks D.C. arrest, push for federal voting laws

U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Houston, has been released from jail after her arrest for civil disobedience on Thursday. The Houston lawmaker was arrested outside of the Hart Senate Office Building, where she was raising awareness for voting rights and pushing for the Senate to pass federal voting protections. On Friday, Jackson Lee spoke to Houston […]