Business Roundtable Welcomes Electoral Count Act Reform Legislation

July 21, 2022

Washington - Business Roundtable CEO Joshua Bolten today released the following statement on Senate introduction of legislation to reform the Electoral Count Act:

“Business Roundtable applauds the bipartisan group of Senators who have worked together to craft legislation to reform the Electoral Count Act of 1887. The Electoral Count Reform and Presidential Transition Improvement Act makes important updates to the law to eliminate any ambiguities around Congress’s role or procedures. This legislation demonstrates the potential for bipartisan efforts to preserve trust and confidence in our nation’s democratic system, and we commend the Senators who worked together to develop pragmatic solutions.”