Progressive Democrats say they will not vote for President Biden’s $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill unless they get a $3.5 trillion spending bill too, following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement that she would split the two bills.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) condemned Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) for his incendiary Twitter video, pointing out that it specifically targeted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), a woman of color.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks on her plans to pass a $1.9 trillion economic package and a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill, two pillars of President Biden’s agenda, amid a struggle to unify the progressive and moderate wings of the Democratic Party.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi joins CNN’s Jake Tapper for a wide-ranging interview on her plans for the social safety net bill, the January 6 investigation, the fight for voting rights and whether she will run for re-election.
Elon Musk shot back at Bernie Sanders after Sanders tweeted that the “extremely wealthy” should pay their fair share. Musk, who already sold nearly $7 billion in stock in the past week, asked the senator if he should sell more.
Former Bernie Sanders campaign advisor David Sirota says the news media should be following the money on Capitol Hill, sharing context “about which industries are buying which politicians.” Sirota also argues that the global financial crisis of 2008 and 2009 is impacting American politics today.
The House voted largely along party lines to censure GOP Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona. The move comes after he posted a photoshopped anime video on his Twitter and Instagram accounts showing him appearing to kill Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and attacking President Biden.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) spoke out on the House floor during the vote to censure Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) over a video posted to his Twitter and Instagram depicting violence and the apparent killing of the Democratic congresswoman.
CNN’s Randi Kaye speaks to Republican Rep. Paul Gosar’s Arizona constituents about the photoshopped anime video he posted to his Twitter and Instagram accounts showing him appearing to kill Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and attacking President Joe Biden.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) urged House Democrats to vote against the bipartisan infrastructure bill (BIF) until it is clear it will be paired with a larger, $3.5T BBBA reconciliation package. Sanders..