Tag: filibuster

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...
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...