If Democrats want to enact a federal abortion bill, they’ll need to hold the House, pick up seats in the Senate in 2022, and abolish the filibuster in 2023.
It’s hard to overstate the depth of this betrayal of America’s closest allies in Afghanistan.
Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin of Michigan was one of several pro-Israel Democrats who objected to the move.
The head of the House Progressive Caucus says she’s certain progressives have the votes to kill the $550B infrastructure bill if it comes up for a vote Monday.
Biden’s job-approval rating is dropping like a rock in Iowa.
There hasn’t yet been a backlash against the only Republican running in a competitive gubernatorial election this year.
To get even that modest right-to-life protection enacted, Republicans would need control of the legislature and the governorship.
In February 2019, McAuliffe was asked if he supported Tran’s bill. “Absolutely not,” he replied. A few months later, McAuliffe called it a “common sense bill.”
A House committee’s reconciliation bill creates a new ‘Medicaid-like’ program that would provide federal funding for abortion on demand.
‘This is a national humiliation,’ Nebraska GOP senator Ben Sasse said in response.