U.S. Senate Republicans again turn back voting rights measure

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FILE PHOTO: A U.S. flag flies outside of the Capitol dome in Washington

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate on Wednesday failed to advance voting rights legislation over Republican opposition for a fourth time this year, leaving Democrats unable to begin debate on a measure aimed at countering new ballot restrictions in Republican-led states.

(Reporting by David Morgan; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)