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Arizona Democrat says some senators urging him to challenge Sinema with party at a 'breaking point'

Rep. Ruben Gallego says his phone has been ringing a lot recently -- with many Democrats making a pitch to him: Run against Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema in 2024.
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Senate Democrats' attempt to change filibuster rules in order to pass a voting bill failed as moderates Manchin and Sinema sided with Republicans

• Plans to close all but one polling place in a rural county reverberate through Georgia • Voting rights fight shifts back to statehouses
Tags: News, Senate, Georgia, Stories, Manchin, Sinema


Senate Democrats suffer defeat on voting rights after push to change rules fails

• MLK's son: Manchin and Sinema 'have let down the United States of America' • Voting rights fight shifts back to statehouses as Senate Democrats fail
Tags: News, Senate, Stories, United States of America, Manchin, Sinema


‘I don’t believe the polls’: Biden gives testy press conference as Manchin digs in on filibuster – live

Manchin delivers Senate floor speech while Biden takes questionsPresident says ‘big chunks’ of Build Back Better could passAcknowledges Covid-19 fatigue but says situation will improveSanders says ‘very good chance’ Manchin and Sinema will face primary challengesNew York attorney general alleges Trump misled tax officialsOver on Capitol Hill, Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell lamented the “sad spectacle” of Democrats trying to change the filibuster to pass voting rights legislation.McConnel...
Tags: Republicans, Senate, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Mitch McConnell, US Senate, Biden, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Manchin, McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Sinema


Biden says his pandemic response is a 'job not yet finished,' touts his Build Back Better plan, and criticizes Republicans in first solo news conference of the year

U.S. President Joe Biden.Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Joe Biden on Wednesday held his first solo press conference of the year. He acknowledged challenges his administration is facing, including inflation and a testing shortage. "I didn't overpromise ... we have to acknowledge that we've made enormous progress," Biden said. President Joe Biden on Wednesday held his first solo press conference of 2022, which comes on the eve of the one-year anniversary of his inauguration.Bef...
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Manchin digs in against filibuster reform as Biden holds anniversary press conference – live

Manchin delivers Senate floor speech while Biden takes questionsPresident says ‘big chunks’ of Build Back Better could passAcknowledges Covid-19 fatigue but says situation will improveSanders says ‘very good chance’ Manchin and Sinema will face primary challengesNew York attorney general alleges Trump misled tax officialsOver on Capitol Hill, Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell lamented the “sad spectacle” of Democrats trying to change the filibuster to pass voting rights legislation.McConnel...
Tags: Republicans, Senate, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Mitch McConnell, US Senate, Biden, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Manchin, McConnell, Chuck Schumer, Sinema


Bernie Sanders open to supporting primary challenges against Sinema and Manchin – live

Sanders says ‘very good chance’ duo will face primary challengesSenator’s comments highlight Democratic rift over filibusterNew York attorney general alleges Trump misled tax officialsSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by emailSenator Joe Manchin will deliver a floor speech this afternoon outlining his position on changing chamber rules to allow voting rights legislation to move forward.“It is such an important issue that all of us have grave concerns about, and it’s worthy of t...
Tags: Republicans, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, US Senate, Bernie Sanders, Trump, Sanders, Manchin, Joe Manchin, Sinema, US voting rights


Joe Manchin sees 'no use' in holding a vote on voting rights that is almost certain to fail — thanks in part to him

Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia speaks with reportersTom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. via Getty Images Joe Manchin wants to avoid an expected vote that will divide the Democratic Party. Manchin still wants his party to continue to work on voting rights. Top party leaders have brushed off efforts to delay a vote. Sen. Joe Manchin said that he doesn't see the point of Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer forcing a vote later Wednesday on the party's major voting rights proposals given t...
Tags: Politics, New York, Senate, West Virginia, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Getty Images, Mitch McConnell, Biden, Hakeem Jeffries, Voting Rights, House Democratic, Schumer, Manchin, Chuck Schumer


EMILY’s List Threatens To Pull Support For Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Over Voting Rights

The group said that Sinema’s stance on not changing filibuster rules to pass voting rights legislation “undermines the foundations of our democracy.”
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EMILY’s List Threatens To Pull Support For Kyrsten Sinema Over Voting Rights

The group said that Sinema’s stance on not changing filibuster rules to pass voting rights legislation “undermines the foundations of our democracy.”
Tags: News, Emily, Sinema, Kyrsten Sinema Over Voting Rights


Manchin and Sinema hand Senate Republicans a veto

• Former Trump administration officials hold call to strategize against his efforts in 2022, 2024 • Opinion: The White moderates MLK warned us about
Tags: News, Senate, Stories, Trump, Manchin, Sinema


With help from Manchin and Sinema, a Republican revolution from below is driving national policy

Republican-controlled state legislatures across the country are approving a wave of new voting restrictions on virtually party-line votes that require only a simple majority to pass. The US Supreme Court has likewise decided the key voting rights rulings that helped trigger this surge of state legislation on a party-line, majority-vote basis over the past decade.
Tags: Cnn, US supreme court, Manchin, Sinema


Analysis: With help from Manchin and Sinema, a GOP revolution from below is driving national policy

Republican-controlled state legislatures across the country are approving a wave of new voting restrictions on virtually party-line votes that require only a simple majority to pass. The US Supreme Court has likewise decided the key voting rights rulings that helped trigger this surge of state legislation on a party-line, majority-vote basis over the past decade.
Tags: News, Gop, Stories, US supreme court, Manchin, Sinema


Trump supporters praise Sinema's voting rights stance

Two events -- a Trump rally and a voting rights march -- in the same state on the same day of Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend encapsulated a nation at odds with itself about the future of its democracy. CNN's Donie O'Sullivan reports.
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Martin Luther King Jr.'s family calls on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema to 'ensure that the Jim Crow filibuster does not stand in the way' of voting rights

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., arrives for a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee markup in Dirksen Building on Wednesday, October 6, 2021.Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc. via Getty Images Relatives of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. marched Saturday in Arizona.  They marched in support of expanding voting rights, a priority of Democrats.  Martin Luther King III called on Sen. Kyrsten Sinema "to urgently pass federal voting rights legislation." Family members of the civil right...
Tags: Politics, News, California, Senate, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Cnn, House, Arizona, Ohio, Nancy Pelosi, Msnbc, Martin Luther King Jr, Jim Crow, Voting Rights


Nevada GOP Candidate Put Out Campaign Ads In…Florida. When Trump Was There. Hmm.

A lot of things happened. Here are some of the things. Why Bother With Subtlety Some Florida residents would have seen something interesting on television during Thanksgiving week last year: An ad for a candidate … in the Nevada gubernatorial race. Republican Michele Fiore had bought ads in the West Palm Beach-Fort Pierce media market — timed specifically to a period when Trump and his family were staying at Mar-A-Lago, according to Federal Communications Commission filings flag...
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Bernie Sanders' 2020 co-chair tells Biden to 'gas up the jet' on Sinema and Manchin

Nina Turner does not hold back on her feelings about Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) after they voted against President Biden's plan to change filibuster rules.
Tags: News, Stories, Biden, Bernie Sanders, Manchin, Nina Turner, Sen Joe Manchin, Sinema, Sen Kyrsten Sinema


Former Sanders campaign co-chair is 'outraged' at Sinema and Manchin

Nina Turner does not hold back on her feelings about Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) after they voted against President Biden's plan to change filibuster rules.
Tags: News, Stories, Biden, Sanders, Manchin, Nina Turner, Sen Joe Manchin, Sinema, Sen Kyrsten Sinema


Prince Andrew loses military roles and use of HRH title | First Thing

Duke of York will no longer use the His Royal Highness in any official capacity. Plus, Novak Djokovic’s Australian visa is cancelled againGood morning.Prince Andrew has been completely removed from official royal life after the Queen stripped him of his military affiliations and royal patronages amid his ongoing sexual assault case.How will the civil case affect the monarchy? Norman Baker, a commentator on royal matters, said the royal family “could not escape the immense damage” the case would ...
Tags: World news, US news, Novak Djokovic, Duke Of York, Andrew, Manchin, Norman Baker, Sinema


Sinema says no to filibuster reform scuttling Democrats’ voting rights hopes

Arizona senator says she will not support filibuster changesSinema’s floor speech condemned by voting rights activistsJoe Biden was in crisis talks with Senate Democratic rebels Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema at the White House on Thursday night after they thwarted his high-stakes efforts to push voting rights legislation through Congress, according to several reports.Even before the US president arrived on Capitol Hill on Thursday afternoon to join Democratic senators for their regular lunch ga...
Tags: Congress, Senate, White House, US, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Arizona, US Senate, Capitol Hill, US Congress, Biden, Joe Manchin, Sinema


Kyrsten Sinema blocks filibuster reform as Biden continues ‘fight’ for voting rights – video

US president Joe Biden said he was not sure if his administration could push voting rights legislation through Congress, but he would continue fighting to change the law. ‘I don't know if we can get it done,' he said to reporters. ‘But I know one thing, as long as I have a breath in me … I am going to be fighting to change the way these legislatures are moving.' Earlier, Democratic Senator Kyrsten Sinema reaffirmed she would not support any change to the filibuster rules, effectively killing her...
Tags: Congress, US, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, US Congress, Biden, Sinema, Kyrsten Sinema, US voting rights


Two events show how limited Biden's power actually is

• Day of defeats threatens Biden's attempt at second year reset • Fact-checking Manchin's claim about the Senate filibuster • Biden meets with Manchin and Sinema • Opinion: Is Biden's presidency doomed?
Tags: News, Senate, Stories, Biden, Manchin, Sinema


Biden meets with Manchin and Sinema

President Joe Biden vowed to keep fighting on voting rights in remarks to reporters on Capitol Hill on Thursday, but conceded that he doesn't know if Democrats will be able to pass legislation they are pushing for.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Stories, Capitol Hill, Biden, Manchin, Sinema


Biden meets with Manchin and Sinema on voting rights as Democrats face grim odds

President Joe Biden met with influential moderate Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema on Thursday evening as he continues to push for the passage of voting legislation despite major obstacles that appear to have closed off a path for Democrats to achieve that ambition.
Tags: Joe Biden, Cnn, Biden, Manchin, Sens Joe Manchin, Sinema, Kyrsten Sinema


Manchin and Sinema are in talks to meet with Biden at the White House tonight, source says

President Joe Biden vowed to keep fighting on voting rights in remarks to reporters on Capitol Hill on Thursday, but conceded that he doesn't know if Democrats will be able to pass legislation they are pushing for.
Tags: News, White House, Joe Biden, Stories, Capitol Hill, Biden, Manchin, Sinema


Kyrsten Sinema Is Living In An Alternate Universe

In a floor speech defending the filibuster, Sinema described a country and a political system that just doesn’t exist.
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Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Is Living In An Alternate Universe

In a floor speech defending the filibuster, Sinema described a country and a political system that just doesn’t exist.
Tags: News, Sinema, Sen Kyrsten Sinema


Martin Luther King III: Sinema ‘Siding With Legacy Of’ Infamous Segregationists

"History will remember Sen. Sinema unkindly," King III said after the Arizona lawmaker said she wouldn't support filibuster changes to pass voting rights legislation.
Tags: News, Arizona, Sinema, Martin Luther King III, Sen Sinema


Sinema says no to filibuster reform and scuttles Democrats’ voting rights hopes

Arizona senator says she will not support filibuster changesSinema’s floor speech condemned by voting rights activistsKyrsten Sinema publicly and bluntly reaffirmed she would not support any change to the filibuster rules on Thursday, effectively killing her party’s hope of passing the most sweeping voting rights protections in a generation.Sinema took to the Senate floor around noon on Thursday and said she would not support any changes to the filibuster, the Senate rule that requires 60 votes ...
Tags: Senate, World news, Joe Biden, US news, Democrats, US politics, Arizona, US Senate, US Congress, Sinema, US voting rights



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