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AG Merrick Garland rebukes dubious ballot reviews 'based on disinformation' and says the DOJ will double its voting rights staff

5 days ago   |   By Business Insider

U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland speaks about voting rights at the Justice Department in Washington, on Friday, June 11, 2021.
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AG Merrick Garland says GOP-backed ballot reviews are "based on disinformation."
A controversial ballot recounting exercise in Arizona is inspiring other efforts around the country.
Garland said the DOJ will double the number of staff tasked with voting rights enforcement.
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Latin America Weekly Highlights and Preview, June 11, 2021

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Argentina's annual inflation rate likely accelerated to 49.3% in May.
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Europe Weekly Highlights and Preview, 11 June, 2021

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Inflation jumped above the ECB target rate.
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Asia-Pacific Weekly Highlights and Preview: 11 June, 2021

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China's economic data will continue to cool due to base effects and easing pent-up demand.
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