The left opposes the new law, arguing that it is unnecessary and aimed at reducing turnout among Democratic voters.

Posted on AllSides March 30th, 2021
From The Right
US Senate, budget reconciliation, Chuck Schumer

Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer is maneuvering to pass a third bill this year using budget reconciliation, an obscure procedure that sidesteps the filibuster and lets Democrats ram through President Biden’s agenda without the support of a single Republican.

Mr. Schumer, New York Democrat, is proposing to expand the budget reconciliation process, which allows Congress to pass spending, revenue and debt measures with a simple majority of 51 votes.

Reconciliation measures are not subject to the filibuster, a Senate rule that requires most legislation to clear a 60-vote hurdle...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right