Articles by BURGESS EVERETT, MARIANNE LEVINE and LAURA BARRÓN-LÓPEZ


politico.com Jan 13, 2022

How Biden swung for filibuster reform — and missed with Manchin and Sinema
BURGESS EVERETT, MARIANNE LEVINE and LAURA BARRÓN-LÓPEZ

“Joe asked a question about Senate rules change. The point he made is the Senate rules are not sacrosanct,” Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) said after the visit. “President Biden, speaking as a senator who saw rules changes a lot, talked about the fact that rules change because times change.”But Thursday was . . .

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politico.com Jan 28, 2021

‘Betrayed’: Republicans urge Biden to change course on stimulus
BURGESS EVERETT, MARIANNE LEVINE and LAURA BARRÓN-LÓPEZ

Instead if Senate Democrats can keep their caucus united, they can muscle through almost whatever they want. “I think they felt a little bit betrayed by the representations that they were getting about the Democrats’ intentions. And then having their leadership and the White House short-circuiting t . . .

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