Business

Joe Manchin says Bernie Sanders wants 'entitlement society' as West Virginia lawmaker holds up popular Democratic spending bill

Sens. On Wednesday, Sanders and Manchin argued about the Democrats' Social Spending Bill. Sanders charged Sens. Manchin and Sinema were accused of
Business

Bernie Sanders just spent 15 minutes lambasting Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema for holding up the Democrats' reconciliation bill, accusing them of 'sabotage'

After a vote on October 5, 2021, Bernie Sanders, an independent senator from Vermont, speaks with reporters after he has left the US Capitol. Kevin
Business

McConnell Offers Democrats An Emergency Debt Limit Increase Through December To Avert Historic Default

Topline After weeks of inaction, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R. Ky.) offered Democrats Wednesday an option to temporarily increase the
Business

Sen. Susan Collins floats GOP support for a debt limit hike in exchange for Democrats abandoning Biden's $3.5 trillion social spending plan

U.S. Senator Susan Collins (Republican from Maine) addresses a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing on September 23, 2020
Sinema slams Democratic leadership on infrastructure vote delay
Politics

Sinema slams Democratic leadership on infrastructure vote delay

This statement was made after Speaker Nancy Pelosi delayed a vote on legislation Sinema played a crucial role in negotiating. Progressives opposed
Business

Infrastructure Month? Congressional Leaders Set October Deadline For Spending Bills

Topline The Senate and House leaders have established an October deadline to complete two major spending bills currently being negotiated by
Business

‘People Will Be Disappointed’: Top Democrats Concede $3.5 Trillion Budget Bill Will Shrink

Topline Democrats who are involved in negotiations for a $3.5 trillion budget bill with an accompanying $1.2 billion infrastructure bill agreed
'It’s not a success': Dems head home after infrastructure stalemate
Politics

'It’s not a success': Dems head home after infrastructure stalemate

Pelosi wrote late Friday that a deal on a legislative framework to support Democrats' social spending plan is required before the House can vote on
Business

Sinema slams Democratic leadership on infrastructure vote delay

On Saturday, Sen. Kyrsten Silena attacked the Democratic leadership for delaying a vote regarding the bipartisan infrastructure package. She called
Business

Biden slams 'irresponsible' Republican effort to block an increase to the debt limit, potentially pushing the US to an unprecedented and catastrophic default

President Joe Biden stated that Republican attempts to stop an increase in the debt ceiling are "irresponsible". To avoid a potentially