Rights groups urge companies to fight Georgia voting curbs
Voting rights groups are calling on companies such as Coca-Cola Co and Delta Air Lines Inc to oppose efforts by Republican lawmakers in Georgia to enact sweeping new restrictions on voting access in the battleground state.
Director/producer Antoine Fuqua and and actor/producer Will Smith have opted to move production of their forthcoming film “Emancipation” from the Georgia because of its newly restrictive voting legislation. Georgia Sen. Jon Ossoff reacts.
CNN’s John Avlon breaks down Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s call for corporations to stay out of politics, after companies such as Delta and Coke vocalized objections to Georgia’s new voting law.
[NFA] Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook on Thursday was the latest corporate leader to speak out against the state of Georgia's new voting restrictions, which many critics say targets Black people and other racial minorities. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Former GOP congresswoman Mia Love discusses conservative Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s announcement about launching a new “America First” caucus that will together a group of far-right lawmakers known for their controversial rhetoric.
Hate crime legislation intended to combat violence against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic advanced in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, easily overcoming the Senate procedural tool known as the filibuster. Gloria Tso reports.
President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he will begin withdrawing the last U.S. troops from Afghanistan on May 1 to end America's longest war, rejecting calls for U.S. forces to stay to ensure a peaceful resolution to that nation's grinding internal conflict. Gavino Garay reports.