‘Our democracy is in peril’: Women risk arrest in voting rights protest in D.C.

By: - July 19, 2021 11:31 pm
Women march on the Capitol on July 19, 2021 calling for more protections for voting rights. The march was coordinated by the Poor People's Campaign (Photo by Ariana Figueroa | States Newsroom).

Women march on the Capitol on July 19, 2021 calling for more protections for voting rights. The march was coordinated by the Poor People’s Campaign (Photo by Ariana Figueroa | States Newsroom).

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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.

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