Whether or not this Court-packing proposal succeeds is partly beside the point.
'I think we'd better be very, very careful in saying that we need to expand the Supreme Court,' Reid said.
Senate Democrats are considering turning reconciliation into something it was never meant to be.
Manchin also criticized the use of the budget reconciliation process to bypass consensus building.
‘If the filibuster is eliminated or budget reconciliation becomes the norm, a new and dangerous precedent will be set,’ Manchin writes.
‘When you have a place that’s broken and not working... I don’t think the solution is to erode the rules,’ Sinema said.
Democrats plan to use the budget reconciliation process to approve the Biden administration’s infrastructure plan, which is split into two bills.
The Democrats continue to abide by the ‘we win or we die’ mantra of politics.
Has power so corrupted Senate Democrats that they will abandon all of what they claimed the Founders had in mind.
As the recent historical record shows, the Democratic Party’s about-face on the filibuster is entirely opportunistic and their claims fact-free.