Republicans are counting on the filibuster to dam the federal government from pushing again in opposition to new voting restrictions.

Within the information at this time: The battle to guard voting rights is coming to a head within the Senate, the place Democrats seem like going ahead with a plan to place filibuster proponents on file with their claims {that a} Senate rule that’s, in present type, youthful than the film Jaws is extra necessary than defending People from new guidelines designed to maintain voters from poll packing containers. But extra subpoenas for these round Trump. And a quiet disaster in Texas continues as Abbott’s largest-scale border stunt so far retains getting worse and worse for the Nationwide Guard troopers Abbott is utilizing as political puppets.

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