Senate Democrats see a path to remaking the filibuster in what would be “a tremendous sea change.” We ask you, should the Senate carve out a “Democracy Exception” or abolish the filibuster altogether? Meanwhile, Mitch McConnell dusts off the same threats of what Republicans will do if Dems get rid of the filibuster, even if only for passing voting rights reforms. Meghan McCain blames Vice President Kamala Harris for vaccine skepticism, not Donald Trump. California Governor Gavin Newsom pledges to name a Black woman to the Senate if Dianne Feinstein retires. Plus, Newsom launches a fight against the effort to recall him in California with some unlikely allies. Senator Dick Durbin blasts the filibuster on the Senate floor, calling it a “weapon of mass destruction” as progressives push Arizona Senator Kyrsten Sinema to help end the Senate rule.
A new report looks at Biden’s proposed tax increases, plus reactions from former Trump economic advisor Larry Kudlow. Why can debt collectors take your $1,400 stimulus check – and who is to blame? The FBI is facing allegations that its 2018 background check of Brett Kavanaugh was “fake.” The UK plans to increase funding for street safety following the death of Sarah Everard. And, Republicans visit the border to criticize Biden’s immigration actions and lie that things were going well under Trump.
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