- Breitbart News 23:31April 28, 2021Arizona Democrat Sen. Kyrsten Sinema Takes Heat From Far-Left Groups for Filibuster StanceSen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) is taking heat from far-left organizations in Arizona due to her strong stance on refusing to end the filibuster.
< Politics, Social Justice, AFL-CIO, Arizona, Filibuster, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, U.S. Senate >
- Business Insider 01:18April 23, 2021Top Trump ally Lindsey Graham praises Democrats Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema for refusing to abolish the filibusterSenate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has urged his caucus to publicly praise the two Democratic lawmakers.
< Politics, News, Lindsey Graham, Kyrsten Sinema, Joe Manchin, Filibuster, Senate filibuster, Mitch McConnell >
- New York Magazine 14:00April 16, 2021Chuck Schumer Has ChangedWhy is the former ‘angry centrist’ pushing his party to go bigger, bolder, and more progressive?
< capitol hill, chuck schumer, the senate, joe manchin, joe biden, stimulus checks, infrastructure, kyrsten sinema >
- Business Insider 21:08April 15, 2021McConnell reportedly wants GOP senators to praise Manchin and Sinema, so they won't move to scrap filibusterHe told Senate Republicans that the Democratic duo could "save this institution" with their resistance to eliminating the filibuster, Politico reports.
< Politics, Economy, Markets, Policy, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Republicans, Democrats, Joe Biden, Infrastructure, Minimum Wage, Voting Rights, Stimulus, Immigration Reform, Economy, Filibuster, filibuster reform, Reconciliation >
- Business Insider 22:20April 14, 2021Mitt Romney and Kyrsten Sinema partner on a bipartisan proposal to hike the minimum wageSinema, a Democrat, voted against including a $15 minimum wage increase in the $1.9 trillion stimulus. Romney is one of the few moderate Republicans.
< Economy, Markets, Politics, Economy, Minimum wage increase, Minimum Wage, Minimum Wage Challenge, Mitt Romney, Kyrsten Sinema, Bipartisan, Policy >
- New York Magazine 23:53April 8, 2021Manchin Closes Door on Gutting the Filibuster, But It Gets WorseDemocrats have a West Virginia shaped thorn in their sides.
< politics, joe manchin, filibuster, budget reconciliation, chuck schumer, bipartisanship, kyrsten sinema, for the people act, voting rights, capitol riot, donald trump >
- Business Insider 22:36March 25, 2021How Democrats could ditch the GOP and increase the minimum wage on their ownThe $15 minimum wage hike didn't make it into Biden's party-line stimulus law, but Berkeley economists have proposed a way to include it in a new one.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Economy, Policy, Minimum Wage, Minimum wage increase, Fight for 15, $15 Minimum Wage, Joe Manchin, Bernie Sanders, Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman, Chuck Schumer, Patty Murray, Ron Wyden, Jon Tester, Kyrsten Sinema, Chris Coons, Tom Carper, Jeanne Shaheen, Reconciliation >
- Breitbart News 20:12March 25, 2021Hollywood Celebrities Hammer Democrats Manchin and Sinema in Campaign to 'End the Filibuster'Hollywood celebrities are creating a social media swarm in an effort to help Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) end the filibuster. They are also waging a shame campaign against moderate Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin (WV) and Kyrsten Sinema (AZ), who have broken ranks by so far refusing to back the left-wing effort.
< Entertainment, Politics, Alyssa Milano, Bradley Whitford, Debra Messing, Filibuster, Joe Manchin, Ken Jeong, Kyrsten Sinema, Michael Kelly, Piper Perabo >
- Business Insider 17:29March 23, 2021Minimum-wage talks restart as progressive and moderate Democrats reportedly huddle with Chuck SchumerBernie Sanders and Ron Wyden on one side and Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema on the other are set to talk today about ways forward on the minimum wage.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Minimum Wage, Minimum wage increase, Stimulus, Chuck Schumer, Bernie Sanders, Joe Manchin, Ro Khanna, Kyrsten Sinema, Ron Wyden, Jon Tester, angus king, Chris Coons, Tom Carper, Jeanne Shaheen, Maggie Hassan >
- Breitbart News 19:26March 20, 2021Ted Cruz, Conservatives to Hold West Virginia Rally Against H.R. 1, the 'Corrupt Politicians Act'Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and conservative activists will hold a rally at the West Virginia state capitol Saturday against the "Corrupt Politicians Act."
< Politics, election integrity, For the People Act, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Ted Cruz >
- New York Magazine 00:38March 18, 2021Could the Atlanta Spa Shootings Break Congress’s Gun Control Impasse?The Georgia killings add fresh urgency to two gun bills that just passed in the House, but the GOP Senate filibuster still stands in the way.
< politics, atlanta, gun massacres, sandy hook, san bernardino, background checks, gun show loophole, charleston loophole, gun control, gun rights, nra, joe manchin, pat toomey, kyrsten sinema, filibuster, chuck schumer, house democrats >
- New York Magazine 23:23March 8, 2021For International Women’s Day, Raise the Minimum WageLow wages keep women in poverty and make them vulnerable to sexual abuse.
< feminism, minimum wage increase, fight for 15, kyrsten sinema, gender >
- Breitbart News 19:02March 6, 2021Rashida Tlaib on Kyrsten Sinema's 'No' Vote to Raise Minimum Wage: 'No One Should Ever Be This Happy to Vote Against Uplifting People'Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) expressed outrage after Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) gave an emphatic thumbs down to express her rejection of Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) attempt to make a $15 minimum wage hike a reality.
< Economy, Politics, Bernie Sanders, Kyrsten Sinema, minimum wage, Rashida Tlaib >
- Business Insider 01:20March 6, 2021Democratic Sen. Kyrsten Sinema votes against $15 minimum wage with a dramatic thumbs downSinema appeared to curtsy as she gave her thumbs-down to the Senate clerk, prompting some progressives to condemn her for appearing enthusiastic.
< Politics, News, Kyrsten Sinema, Minimum Wage, $15 Minimum Wage, Senate, Progressive >
- New York Magazine 19:56March 5, 2021Senate Likely to Vote on COVID-19 Stimulus Package This WeekendDemocrats are already accepting changes in the bill to preempt Republican amendments, but Sanders’s minimum wage bid will be a tough vote all around.
< politics, covid-19 stimulus, budget reconciliation, american rescue plan, joe biden, bernie sanders, joe manchin, $15 minimum wage, state and local governments, supplemental unemployment insurance, senate parliamentarian, kamala harris, kyrsten sinema >
- New York Magazine 16:00March 4, 2021Give Biden a BreakThe left and the media have lost perspective. He’s soon going to sign an enormous, progressive stimulus bill and get his Cabinet confirmed.
< politics, joe biden, covid-19 stimulus, $15 minimum wage, budget reconciliation, neera tanden, barack obama, donald trump, capitol riot, partisan polarization, joe manchin, kyrsten sinema, senate parliamentarian >
- New York Magazine 20:00March 3, 2021Will Democrats Act Like the Party of Voting Rights or Not?The conservative Supreme Court and GOP are set to do even more damage unless they’re stopped.
< politics, voting rights, shelby county v. holder, joe manchin, kyrsten sinema, john lewis, john lewis voting rights act, voting rights act of 1965, supreme court, voting rights preclearance, donald trump, joe biden, election conspiracy theories, for the people act >
- Business Insider 19:34March 3, 2021Here's why Democrats want to bring back earmarks and Republicans want to ban them foreverRepublicans banned earmarks a decade ago, but Democrats have put them back on the table. They could help pass bills like the $1.9 trillion stimulus.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, Policy, Economy, Politics, Earmarks, House Appropriations Committee, Marco Rubio, Steve Daines, Rosa DeLauro, Steny Hoyer, Barack Obama, Minimum Wage, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Richard Shelby, House Freedom Caucus >
- Business Insider 01:05February 24, 2021The $15 minimum wage poses a major hurdle for Senate Democrats as they race to pass the $1.9 trillion stimulusThe path ahead for a $15 minimum wage increase is jeopardized by the lack of support from several key Democratic senators such as Joe Manchin.
< Economy, Politics, Markets, analysis, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Congress, Republicans, Democrats, Mitt Romney, Tom Cotton, Wages, Jobs, $15 Minimum Wage, Federal Minimum Wage, Stimulus, Coronavirus relief, Policy, Economy >
- Breitbart News 04:37February 23, 2021Democrat Krysten Sinema Refuses to Defend Neera TandenSen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) refused to defend Neera Tanden, President Joe Biden's Office of Management and Budget (OMB) nominee, on Monday.
< Politics, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Neera Tanden, Susan Collins >
- New York Magazine 21:57February 22, 2021House Prepares to Pass Biden’s COVID Relief Bill This WeekThe bill should easily clear this first hurdle, but there will probably be more drama in the Senate.
< politics, american rescue plan, joe biden, covid-19, covid-19 stimulus, house budget committee, byrd rule, senate parliamentarian, john yarmuth, joe manchin, kyrsten sinema, minimum wage increase, stimulus checks, budget reconciliation >
- Breitbart News 21:01February 22, 2021Xavier Becerra Nomination Stalls as TV Ads Hit Vulnerable DemocratsPresident Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is under fire as Republicans in the Senate unify against him and Democrats remain uncertain if they will be able to cobble together enough votes to secure confirmation.
< Health, Immigration, Politics, coronavirus, healthcare, HHS, Illegal Aliens, immigration, Joe Biden, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Lisa Murkowski, Little Sisters of the Poor, Mitt Romney, Neera Tanden, nuns, On the Hill, Susan Collins, Tom Cotton, Xavier Becerra >
- Business Insider 03:40February 21, 2021Bernie Sanders is 'confident' that the $15 minimum wage will remain in COVID-19 relief package"Raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour is not 'incidental' to the federal budget and is permissible under the rules of reconciliation," he said.
< Politics, Bernie Sanders, Senate Budget Committee, Minimum wage increase, coronavirus relief package, covid and economy, Reconciliation, Joe Biden, Democrats, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema >
- New York Magazine 21:40February 3, 2021Democrats Take Control After Striking Power-Sharing DealBoth Democrats and Republicans can claim a tactical win in the maneuvering over the filibuster.
< politics, u.s. senate, mitch mcconnell, chuck schumer, power-sharing arrangement, organizing resolution, filibuster, joe manchin, kyrsten sinema, climate change, georgia senate runoffs, joe biden >
- Breitbart News 01:42January 30, 2021Joe Biden's Legislative Agenda Stalls in CongressMore than a week into his administration, President Joe Biden's legislative agenda seems to have hit a wall in Congress.
< Health, Immigration, Politics, Chuck Schumer, Donald Trump, House of Representatives, Joe Biden, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Mitch McConnell, Nancy Pelosi, Pathway to Citizenship, Ron Klain, Senate >
- New York Magazine 21:11January 29, 2021Why Democrats Must Keep the Filibuster From Killing Voting RightsWith red states racing to further restrict voting, some limited filibuster reform to allow voting-rights legislation to be passed is now essential.
< politics, filibuster, filibuster reform, voting rights, john lewis voting rights act, for the people act, gerrymandering, voter suppression, mitch mcconnell, joe manchin, kyrsten sinema, susan collins, lisa murkowski >
- Business Insider 17:51January 29, 2021Here are the moderate Democrats who will have outsized influence over Biden's agenda amid a slim majority in the SenateModerate Democrats like Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema will have overwhelming influence in the early part of the Biden era.
< Politics, News, Amy Klobuchar, Chris Coons, Joe Manchin, Kyrsten Sinema, Congress, Senate, Democrats, Joe Biden, COVID-19, Stimulus >
- Breitbart News 01:46January 26, 2021Kyrsten Sinema Declares Opposition to Eliminating Senate FilibusterSen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) dealt a major setback to progressives on Monday in their efforts to abolish the filibuster in the United States Senate.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Arizona, Chuck Schumer, Elizabeth Warren, Filibuster, Joe Biden, Kyrsten Sinema, Mitch McConnell, Senate >
- Breitbart News 08:48November 18, 2020Joe Biden Donor Set to Benefit from Legislation Privatizing Airport Screening ProtocolsThe 2020 White House contest has yet to be certified, but one of former Vice President Joe Biden's donors is already set to reap a large political reward.
< 2020 Election, Politics, 2020 Presidential Race, jacky rosen, Joe Biden, Kyrsten Sinema, TSA >