What is the ‘filibuster’ in the Senate and why do Biden and Democrats want to eliminate it for electoral laws

What is the ‘filibuster’ in the Senate and why do Biden and Democrats want to eliminate it for electoral laws

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris in Atlanta. Photo: EPA / ERIK S. LESSER / EFE In the Senate, if any of the members of that chamber wants to indefinitely delay the discussion of a reform, they can adhere to the so-called ‘filibuster’ or filibusterism, which allows them to present arguments for hours … Read more

Democrats focus strategy against disinformation affecting Latino voters

Democrats focus strategy against disinformation affecting Latino voters

Democrats recognize as a challenge to face the disinformation directed at the Latino community, especially with the midterm elections so close and before a possible risk of losing the majority in Congress. In December, the Politico portal published that suspicious phone calls on Spanish-language radio stations in Florida against Vice President Kamala Harris had triggered … Read more

Democratic Senator Tim Kaine has been trapped in his car by a snowstorm for more than 27 hours

Democratic Senator Tim Kaine has been trapped in his car by a snowstorm for more than 27 hours

Kaine noted that he will seek to help more trapped citizens through the Virginia Department of Transportation. Photo: Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images WASHINGTON – Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine has been stuck in traffic for more than 27 hours due to a winter storm It has killed at least five people and left thousands stuck … Read more