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Republicans and Democrats are at loggerheads when it comes to raising the debt ceiling.
Biden May Counter Filibuster to Raise Debt Ceiling, Republicans Wary of ‘Socialist’ Infrastructure Bill
President Joe Biden has said that Democrats might make an exception to the filibuster rule to pass legislation that would raise America’s debt ceiling. He made the comments after returning from his trip to Michigan...
Sen. Bernie Sanders (L) (I-VT) walks with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) after meeting on pending budget resolution legislation in Schumer's office August 09, 2021 in Washington, DC.
Democrats Plan to Pass $3.5 Trillion Budget Resolution Package Without Republican Support
On August 9, Senate Democrats unveiled their $3.5 trillion budget resolution plan. The budget resolution sets out the congressional budget for a specific year. It is not presented to the president nor does it have...
A staunch Democrat until last year, Vernon Jones left the party in January 2021 and joined the GOP.
Politician Vernon Jones Exposes Democrat Intolerance, Countering ‘Cancel Culture’
A staunch Democrat until last year, Vernon Jones left the party in January 2021 and joined the GOP. He had served as a state representative in the Georgia House of Representatives between 1993 to 2001...
Donald Trump was recently acquitted in his second impeachment trial by the Senate. President Biden believes it’s a reminder of the fragility of democracy.
‘Democracy is Fragile,’ Says Biden After Trump’s Acquittal
Donald Trump was recently acquitted in his second impeachment trial by the Senate. President Biden believes it’s a reminder of the fragility of democracy. The Senate had voted 57-43 against Trump. A conviction required 67...
Former President Donald Trump was acquitted by the Senate at the impeachment trial, giving him the chance to return to the White House.
Trump to ‘Move On’ After Impeachment, Senator Graham
Former President Donald Trump was acquitted by the Senate at the impeachment trial, giving him the chance to return to the White House. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham said that Trump is “ready to move on”...
Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has warned that if the Democrats abolish the filibuster, it would end up being a “nightmare” for the Senate.
McConnell Warns Against Democrat Move To End Filibuster
Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has warned that if the Democrats abolish the filibuster, it would end up being a “nightmare” for the Senate. The filibuster puts a procedural hurdle of requiring 60 votes...