What once seemed impossible has become possible.... The new Republican House Speaker has put forward a two step plan to fund the Government programs and departments.... The first vote to accept the PRESENT budget spending..... Then a vote on part of the budget on Jan. 19 … [Read more...] about House Speaker Johnson’s 2 step spending idea seems to have Democratic support….
The truth is America's leadership in Congress and the White House is comprised of a LOT of people in their 70's and beyond..... Some of them are fit and fine... Some are not.... And? Some seen to be stuck in a rut to voters back home.... We're NOT just talking … [Read more...] about Will voters move to vote for younger lawmakers this November?
The LA Times is out with a piece that repeats what has been spoken among and increasing number of Democrats.... Biden & Co. and the Democratic US Majority Leader Schumer teamed up with the left wing of their party to try to advance the 'biggest spending since FDR'...(One … [Read more...] about Learning to Say ‘No’ to the Democratic Progressives….
Complaints by Republicans about NOT getting things done by the Congress... The top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Saturday pushed back against his party’s blockade of President Joe Biden’s picks to top diplomatic posts. With more than 50 foreign-policy … [Read more...] about Republican lawmakers…Forward to Govern or Not?
Seems so.... Things are up to Democratic Senator's Manchin and Sinema..... Speaker Nancy Pelosi seemed upbeat as she returned from the White House, telling reporters she believed a deal was within reach, though repeatedly declining to say whether it could happen today. … [Read more...] about Are Democrats closing in on a Biden package deal?
In deference to a key US Senate vote Biden and Democrats need to pass their looming legislative agenda.... They WILL cut out money for wind, solar and nuclear energy programs so that the country contiues to favor fossil fuels like coal and gas to generate electricity … [Read more...] about Biden clean electric energy programs chopped ….
The media angle on this that Manchin and other Republicans are made because Senate Majority Leader Schumer made some political 'hay' off the 'deal' that allowed Republicans to help Democrats get debt ceiling problem pushed back.... But the real issue for the Republican Senate … [Read more...] about McConnell under pressure from Trump tells Democrats no 2nd chance on Debt Ceiling….
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….