The influential moderate Democrat wants to roll back Trump’s “unfair” tax cuts and he supports completely paying for a multitrillion-dollar package.
The odds are long here and Joe Biden can’t magically change the minds of Manchin, Sinema, and others on the filibuster, but there’s zero downside to publicly fighting as hard as you can on voting rights and making this as painful as possible for Republicans.
— Jon Favreau (@jonfavs) June 22, 2021
Important from AP: Joe Manchin has already signaled openness to various filibuster reforms, like the talking filibuster and requiring minority party to hold floor. Dem leaders are looking at this route now:https://t.co/enspwKLfwq
As we argued here, this has some potential: https://t.co/02KOnxKSsn
— Greg Sargent (@ThePlumLineGS) June 23, 2021