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Jason Kander stands outside a polling place on, Nov. 8, 2016, in St. Louis, during his U.S. Senate campaign. (Jeff Roberson/AP)closemore
Jason Kander stands outside a polling place on, Nov. 8, 2016, in St. Louis, during his U.S. Senate campaign. (Jeff Roberson/AP)

Jason Kander, who waged an unsuccessful challenge against GOP incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt in Missouri last year, has started Let America Vote — an organization devoted to stopping efforts to make it harder to vote.

Kander (@jasonkander), who is also former secretary of state in Missouri and an Army veteran who served in Afghanistan, joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to talk about the organization and its goals.

Here's the conversation mentioned in the segment about NPR and the word "liar."

This segment aired on February 16, 2017.

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