Democrats hate filibuster now but used it to block GOP legislation under Trump
by Evie Fordham on March 2, 2021 at 10:18 pm
Democrats are pushing to eliminate the Senate filibuster, which progressives paint as a tool of racism.
Newsom blasts Abbott for reopening Texas: 'Absolutely reckless'
by Morgan Phillips on March 2, 2021 at 10:06 pm
California Gov. Gavin Newsom immediately blasted Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s “absolutely reckless” reversal of coronavirus restrictions Tuesday.
Live updates: Republicans slam $1.9T Covid relief package as conglomeration of 'pricey partisan pet projects'
on March 2, 2021 at 9:49 pm
Senate Republicans are slamming what they call the "pricey partisan pet projects" and "Democratic wish list items" embedded in the House's relief package.
Texas Democrat lawmaker warns border situation will ‘become a crisis’ without Biden administration action
by Roman Chiarello on March 2, 2021 at 9:31 pm
Rep. Henry Cuellar, , D-Texas, whose district borders Mexico, says he believes the situation at the border will "become a crisis" if President Joe Biden’s administration does not take a stronger stance against illegal immigration.
New York's leading Democrats reach deal to strip Cuomo's emergency coronavirus powers
by Michael Ruiz on March 2, 2021 at 9:29 pm
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's emergency powers would be limited by state legislators under new legislation, the leaders of the state's Democratic legislative majorities announced Tuesday.