However key Democrats signaled Monday that they didn’t see procedural hardball as an choice. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), probably the most senior Latino member of the Senate, advised reporters Monday that “I don’t suppose it’s essentially constructive” to dismiss MacDonough, whereas Sen. Richard J. Durbin (D-In poor health.), the No. 2 Senate chief, mentioned Democrats merely didn’t have the votes to do it.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/immigration-reconciliation-democrats-agenda/2021/09/20/bee98da2-1a29-11ec-a99a-5fea2b2da34b_story.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=wp_politics | Democrats as soon as sweeping agenda on immigration, voting rights, police reform and minimal wage continues to shrink