Obama’s Call to Abolish Filibuster Puts Further Spotlight on the Tactic

Credit: NYTimes.com- Published 2 weeks ago
In the middle of the election season, Democrats hopeful of capturing the White House and Congress intensify their talk of ending the filibuster to thwart Republican opposition.
Advertisement

You are here


💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Democratic Party (United States)

Major political party in the United States
Omar was challenged by Antone Melton-Meaux, who raised millions of dollars, nearly matching Omar overall and outraising her in the most recent cycle.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 4 hours ago

To put it bluntly, today's Democratic Party doesn't look like Joe Biden. It's young and it's ethnically diverse. It was increasingly obvious that the presumptive..
5 hours ago • WorldNews

Barack Obama

44th president of the United States
"When you're in the Oval Office, weighing the toughest issues, and the choice you make will affect the lives and livelihoods of the entire country — you need..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 hours ago

Joe Biden has selected Senator Kamala Harris as his vice-presidential running mate. Former Obama senior adviser Valerie Jarrett and Clinton 2016 campaign manager..
Credit: CBS News - Published 9 hours ago

Michelle Obama, Jill Biden and former President Obama are set to deliver keynote addresses. Former Governor John Kasich, a Republican, will also address the..
Credit: CBS News - Published 15 hours ago

Prime-time keynote speeches will feature Michelle Obama on Monday, Jill Biden on Tuesday and Barack Obama on Wednesday before Joe Biden’s acceptance address on..
Credit: NYTimes.com - Published 20 hours ago

A community college teacher, even while serving as the second lady during the Obama administration, Dr. Jill Biden says she wants to continue to teach even if..
Credit: CBS News - Published 3 days ago


Republican Party (United States)

Major political party in the United States
The northwest Georgia district is a Republican-stronghold, meaning she will be the likely winner in November.
Credit: CBS News - Published 3 hours ago

Senator Kamala Harris is the first woman of color to be selected for a major party's presidential ticket. CBSN anchor Elaine Quijano discusses Joe Biden and his..
Credit: CBS News - Published 9 hours ago

Voters in Connecticut headed to the polls on Tuesday where Democratic and Republican primaries are being held along with several state and local races. (Aug...
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 9 hours ago


White House

Official residence and workplace of the President of the United States
The Secret Service says the suspect "crouched into a shooter's stance as if about to fire a weapon."
Credit: CBS News - Published 11 hours ago

A White House adviser says the administration modified plan to offer jobless benefits after states complained they couldn't afford to pay their share.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 12 hours ago

President Trump is speaking the day after a shooting outside the White House interrupted his briefing.
Credit: CBS News - Published 13 hours ago


United States Congress

Legislature of the United States
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday said he would try to find out why and under what circumstances the Congress legislators rebelled, what their..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 7 hours ago

The two biggest races to watch: Rep. Ilhan Omar's battle for reelection and QAnon conspiracy believer Marjorie Taylor Greene's quest to join Congress.
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 14 hours ago

You might like