Senate Democrats To Introduce Bill To Give DOJ Power To Fight Medication Abortion Bans

Senate Democrats To Introduce Bill To Give DOJ Power To Fight Medication Abortion Bans

This post was originally published on this siteLegislation from Sens. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Tina Smith (D-Minn.) aims to codify the FDA’s superseding authority over state law regarding abortion bans.

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Dems second-guessing their strategic decisions

Dems second-guessing their strategic decisions

This post was originally published on this siteExasperated Senate Democrats are questioning the strategy of President Biden and Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) after many months of negotiation with Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) failed to achieve two of their biggest priorities. In the midst of an intense heat wave in...

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Senate Democrats Call On Biden To Declare A Public Health Emergency On Abortion

Senate Democrats Call On Biden To Declare A Public Health Emergency On Abortion

This post was originally published on this site“You have the power to do more to address this crisis,” Sens. Elizabeth Warren, Cory Booker, Alex Padilla and more wrote in a letter shared with HuffPost.

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Senate Democrats aim to link inflation with corporations in new messaging strategy

Senate Democrats aim to link inflation with corporations in new messaging strategy

This post was originally published on this siteA woman behind the counter at the McDonald’s in southwest Ohio showed Rep. Tim Ryan the math she was trying to work out last week: filling up her tank would be $20 cheaper in West Virginia, but would that cost less than the...

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Senate Democrats press YouTube on removing ‘ghost gun’ videos

Senate Democrats press YouTube on removing ‘ghost gun’ videos

This post was originally published on this siteFive Democratic senators on Monday wrote a letter to YouTube asking the online video platform to more strictly enforce its policy forbidding videos about making “ghost guns.”  Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) along…

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Senate Democrats shift strategy after progressive agenda falters

Senate Democrats shift strategy after progressive agenda falters

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Democratic moderates are urging their leadership to tack to the center by moving bills to the floor that can pass with strong Republican support, but it’s creating tension with liberals who don’t want to abandon the core components of Build…

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Desperate Dems signal support for cutting Biden bill down in size

Desperate Dems signal support for cutting Biden bill down in size

This post was originally published on this siteHouse Democratic leaders scrambling to salvage President Biden’s massive health, climate and education package are facing plenty of internal disputes about the best strategy in the coming weeks — with one big exception. Doing nothing, all sides…

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Democrats ponder Plan B strategy to circumvent voting-rights filibuster

Democrats ponder Plan B strategy to circumvent voting-rights filibuster

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Democrats are scrambling for a Plan B to pass voting rights legislation after Sens. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) announced last week that they would not vote to change the Senate’s filibuster rule despite the pleading of…

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Biden to meet with Senate Democrats in voting rights push

Biden to meet with Senate Democrats in voting rights push

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden will meet with Senate Democrats on Thursday amid a push for his party to change the filibuster and pass voting rights legislation, a senior Democratic aide confirmed to The Hill.  Biden, according to the aide, will attend a…

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