House moderates reject Pelosi’s simultaneous-vote proposal on spending bills

A group of moderate House Democrats rejected Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s attempts to fashion a compromise on the timing of the $1.2 trillion infrastructure package and a broader $3.5 trillion party line spending bill.

Congress misses key debt-ceiling deadline: What that means, what happens next

Lawmakers missed deadline to extend 2-year suspension of debt ceiling.

Bipartisan lawmakers reach ‘final agreement’ on $1.2 trillion infrastructure deal

A bipartisan group of senators reached a final agreement on a roughly $1 trillion infrastructure package Wednesday, although it remains to be seen if there are enough votes to overcome a Republican filibuster.

US Republicans Filibuster Bill on Creating Commission to Investigate 6 January Capitol Riot

Many Republican senators earlier spoke out against passing the bill, citing already existing committees probing those events and the need to "move forward" instead of focusing on past events.

Report: Democrats Used Filibuster 327 Times While Republicans Used It Once in 2020

President Joe Biden has been critical of the Senate filibuster, describing it as a Jim Crow relic and claiming it has been abused, although Democrats reportedly used it more than 300 times in 2020 when Republicans only used it once.

Biden Claims Exorbitant Use of Filibuster in 2020 – But, It Was Used 327 Times by Dems, Once by GOP

As justification for abolishing or debilitating the Senate filibuster, President Joe Biden said Thursday that the practice was grossly overused last year – but, he didn’t mention that it was almost exclusively Democrats who used it.

Dark Money Being Used to Fund Push on Filibuster

An organization heading a campaign for having Senate Democrats eliminate the filibuster is a project of the Sixteen Thirty Fund, a powerful dark money network used by the left, according to a new report.

Mitch McConnell threatens Dems with ‘scorched-earth’ Senate if they nuke the filibuster (video)

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) issued a dire warning Tuesday to Senate Democrats as progressive activists demand an end to the legislative filibuster.

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