Biden acknowledges election overhaul bills may fail in the Senate

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President Biden said Thursday that he is “not sure” whether Democrats will be successful in the passage of legislation to federally take over elections.

“I don’t know whether we can get this done,” Biden said following a meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill.

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“First of all, don’t ask questions about complicated subjects like can you get this done,” Biden told a crowd of reporters. “I hope we can get this done. The honest to God answer is, I don’t know whether we can get this done.”

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“Like every other major civil rights bill that came along, if we miss the first time, we can come back and try a second time,” he said. “We missed this time and the state legislative bodies continue to change the law, not as to who can vote, but who gets to count the vote.”

“It’s about election subversion,” he added. “Not just whether or not people get to vote. Who counts the vote… that’s what this is about.”

Biden also said that as “long as he has a breath” in him

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