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There's a potential obstacle with the bipartisan infrastructure framework: Whether the proposed revenue will actually cover the $600 billion in new spending. ...
At least 59 Texas House Democrats are fleeing the state of Texas to deny the Republican-controlled state Legislature the quorum necessary to pass voting legislation during a special session. ...
Texas State Representative Ann Johnson (D-TX), one of more than 50 lawmakers in Washington in protest against Republican state efforts to rollback voting access, and Congressman Brendan Boyle (D-PA), who will be with President Biden in Philadelphia supporting voting rights, join Andrea Mitchell in a panel discussion about voting rights across states. Rep. Johnson says she is here in Washington to work with Congress to stop Texas Republicans from “keeping people from having their true voice heard ...
The tactic of fleeing a state to deny legislatures a quorum is one practiced primarily by Democrats over the past two decades. ...

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