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The president knows exactly how to feed his base. That’s why you don’t hear Republicans complaining or even criticizing. Meanwhile, the old white man billionaire administration and its agenda keeps rolling along.
A final vote is expected late on Thursday or early on Friday.
“This is just the beginning,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters on Tuesday.
The Urban Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank, estimated state Medicaid spending would increase by $565 million in 2022 under the proposed legislation.
So far, about 26 of the 48 Democratic senators have publicly announced opposition to Judge Neil Gorsuch.
Democrats flocked to Warren's defense, including 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders.
On the Senate floor, Warren attempted to read Coretta Scott King’s 1986 letter opposing Jeff Sessions.
Republican Party leaders grow more concerned that Trump will push Latino voters away from the GOP the same way Barry Goldwater drove Blacks away five decades ago — but they stop short at withdrawing support.
“Take that order and throw it the hell out,” Trump said of a directive for his surrogates to stop discussing the lawsuit with the media.
Jeb Bush calls on Senate Republicans to stop stalling. President Obama has called the delay an “embarrassment.” Reports indicate a vote may come this week.