Democrats threaten to play hardball over Cruz’s blockade

Democrats threaten to play hardball over Cruz’s blockade

This post was originally published on this siteDemocrats are threatening hardball tactics as they try to break a blockade by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) that has left dozens of President Biden’s State Department nominees in limbo. Democrats and the conservative firebrand are struggling to make…

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Biden’s push against sanctions on Russia’s pipeline puts Democrats in a bind

Biden’s push against sanctions on Russia’s pipeline puts Democrats in a bind

This post was originally published on this siteThe Biden admin is pressing Democrats to reject sanctions on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, even as it warns Moscow to pull back troops from Ukraine.

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