Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) was kicked off the Jan. 6 Committee, but that hasn’t stopped him from asking agencies for whatever information they provide to the panel.
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The former allies signed a letter accusing Sinema of breaking her promises to constituents and selling out to special interest groups.
Democrats look like they’ll be unable to pass any sort of voting reforms. Black leaders have taken notice.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) has been unmoved by threats and attacks from Democrats. Part of that may be because he revels in those attacks.
“A lot of her longtime friends and confidants are no longer there,” a Democratic strategist told The Daily Beast. “No one knows, to be honest, where she’s at.”
The Progressive Caucus has long-promised to get more aggressive when they need to in order to enact its agenda. They’re at a pivotal moment.