The media narrative on President Biden's 'Go Big' Infrastructure and Social Safety Net bills along with his budget plan has been Senator Manchin against things.... THAT is NOT completely true..... The real situation is a bit more complicated.... The Democratic Senator … [Read more...] about How Progressive’s are actually helping their party and Joe Biden….
While Manchin is splashed across the media.... (He tends to come home in the end) The first term Democratic Senator form Arizona, that was tight with Sen. Bernie Sanders seems to the one that is giving Democratic leaders a headache.... The decision by Democratic leaders … [Read more...] about Manchin?….No….Sinema seems to be the main problem for Democrats
REALLY??? Liberals on Tuesday fired a shot across the bow at Democratic leaders by warning that a bipartisan infrastructure bill cannot pass the House as long as Senate centrists remain noncommittal on the larger social benefits package at the heart of President Biden's … [Read more...] about Democratic Progressive’s threaten to derail Biden ‘Go Big ‘ Effort?
Congressional politics Reality bites..... Democrats simply do NOT have the votes from both parties to do it in the Senate.... Democratic Senators Manchin and Sinema ARE controlling the action (And US Senate rules) .... Not Pelosi, Schumer or even Biden..... The … [Read more...] about House Speaker Pelosi blinks….Will NOT marry Infrastructure bill with Biden Social Spending package….
They shouldn't be surprised..... They never had much of a chance with some of their goals.... Even among their own party members.... With thin majority margins in the House and Senate? Things just were not destined to go their way.... (Read Democratic Senator's … [Read more...] about Progressive Democrats see their dreams slipping away from Biden Spending Bills…..
This was part of things from the jump.... President Biden and others both Republican and Democrats knew a $3.5 Trillion thing was NOT gonna make it past Democratic conservative Senator 's Manchin and Sinema, whose votes ARE critical..... Progressives maybe be running around … [Read more...] about House Speaker Pelosi acknowledges Biden ‘social safety net’ spending to be cut down….
This actually isn't funny...... The two conservative Democratic Senator's will decide the final points on this.... Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Thursday morning announced that the Senate, House and White House have reached a deal on a “framework” to … [Read more...] about Senate, House and Biden admin Democrats have what they will try to sell Manchin and Sinema on tax cuts…..
House Speaker Pelosi runs her chamber.... But she does NOT have control over the final say..... With the tight numbers in the US Senate? That chamber now is the decider.... And actually? It seems to be in the hands of mostly two Democratic Senators, Joe Manchin III … [Read more...] about Senate Democrats have the open hand right now …..