U.S. Senators James Lankford and Jim Inhofe are members of a group of Senators asking the Supreme Court to hear a case dealing with state voter laws. The group submitted an amicus brief for DNC v. Hobbs out of Arizona. They contend the lower court’s decision would jeopardize neutral voting laws designed to prevent election fraud.
The case involves two Arizona election laws that include a ban on ballot-harvesting, which the Republican Senators fear invites voter fraud. The brief contends the Ninth Circuit’s reading of the Voting Rights Act was “plainly wrong.”