The identical Republican lies that launched an revolt are getting used to justify new restrictions on who can vote—and new powers to overrule voters. Up to now, it is working.

Within the information at present: A Senate parliamentarian ruling seems to sharply restrict new reconciliation choices, giving Republicans a lift of their efforts to dam new infrastructure spending. 100 students concern a public warning that Republican actions are placing the nation’s democracy at dire threat. And Joe Biden singles out two Democratic senators who proceed to guard a Senate custom lengthy used to sabotage civil and voting rights.

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