Filibuster Fight Subsides, for Now, as Democrats Assume Full Senate Control

Progressive groups said they would continue to press Democrats to eliminate the tactic so the party can advance an aggressive Biden agenda over Republican opposition.

Filibuster Fight Subsides, For Now, As Democrats Assume Full Senate Control

The New York Times – by Carl Hulse

WASHINGTON — The Senate moved belatedly on Tuesday toward organizing under new Democratic control after Republicans dropped their demand for a promise that the filibuster would remain intact. But the early fight over the minority’s ability to stymie legislation foreshadowed an epic battle ahead over what Democrats should do if Republicans obstruct President Biden’s agenda.

Read the whole story on nytimes.com

Report

What do you think?

1k Points
Upvote Downvote

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Two Virginia Cops Charged With Storming Us Capitol Fired From Jobs

Two Virginia cops charged with storming US Capitol fired from jobs

Eli Manning Still Feeding Giants’ Daniel Jones Advice

Eli Manning still feeding Giants’ Daniel Jones advice