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Senate filibuster continues, stopping Democrats’ election bill

Washington Voting legislation┬áthat Democrats and civil rights leaders say is vital to protecting democracy collapsed when two senators refused to join their own party in changing Senate rules to overcome a Republican filibuster after a raw, emotional debate.The outcome Wednesday night was a stinging defeat for President Joe Biden and his party, coming at the…

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Biden to push filibuster changes in MLK hometown Atlanta

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the December 2021 jobs report during a speech in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 7, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueRegister now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comWASHINGTON, Jan 10 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday will begin an effort to weaken…

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Biden will have more to say on filibuster soon -White House

View of the U.S. Senate chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 9, 2021. U.S. Senate TV/Handout via Reuters/File Photo/File PhotoWASHINGTON, Oct 22 (Reuters) – The White House on Friday offered a strong signal that it is preparing to seek changes soon to a long-standing Senate tradition that has allowed Republicans to block voting…