Sen. Rick Scott is opening up the latest line of attack for Republicans against Democrats’ spending bill being spearheaded by Manchin — he says that the bill will hurt seniors.
Senate Democrats need to worry about their members health, Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s vote and more before they can pass their social spending reconciliation bill.
Democrats’ reconciliation bill includes multiple provisions that are already drawing criticism from Republicans, including funding to fight cow farts.
Sen. Joe Manchin said he’ll “agree to disagree” with data from the Joint Committee on Taxation that says his bill will raise taxes on the middle class.
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema hasn’t announced whether she’ll support a Schumer-Manchin reconciliation bill, as Democrats’ legislative agenda hangs in the balance.
Senate Republicans are feeling angry after they allowed a China bill to pass, only for Sen. Joe Manchin to announce a reconciliation deal just hours later.
The House of Representatives sent a bill aimed at increasing U.S. competition with China to President Biden’s desk. Biden said it will create more jobs.
Moderate Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin said in a statement Wednesday he reached a deal on a reconciliation bill with Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
The Senate Wednesday passed a bill aimed at boosting U.S. competition against China, and the House will likely take it up in short order before recess.
Fifty-four House Republicans signed a Wednesday letter to President Biden calling for him to take a cognitive test, amid growing worry about his age.