Morning Greatness: Biden Puts Nuclear Option on Table Over Debt Ceiling

Good Wednesday morning.

Here is what’s on 46 agenda today:

  • 10am: The President and The Vice President receive the President’s Daily Brief
  • 12:30pm: Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jen Psaki
  • 1pm: The President hosts a meeting with business leaders and CEOs on the need to immediately address the debt limit and the damaging consequences for American families, small businesses, and the economy if unnecessary delay continues any further
  • 3pm: Press Briefing by White House COVID-19 Response Team and public health officials

 

46:
Biden broaches nuclear option in standoff with McConnell
Biden Says He’d Sign Reconciliation Bill With Or Without Hyde Amendment
Senate Democrats float filibuster carveout for debt ceiling
Biden announces nominations for Arts and Humanities endowments
Biden official warns Ducey over Arizona’s anti-mask school programs
CIA sounds alarm over capture, killing of dozens of informants: report
DOJ reviewing decision not to prosecute former FBI agents in botched Larry Nassar investigation
Biden faces hostile Michigan protesters as he arrives to promote stalling agenda
State Department discloses number of nukes in US stockpile
Analysis: Democrat Budget Gives $80B in Child Tax Credits to Illegal Aliens
State Dept: ‘Not Aware’ of Americans Rep. Mullin Says Died in Afghanistan Due to Biden Withdrawal

Civil unrest:
Chicago mayor, State Attorney Kim Foxx clash over deadly shootout
Parents take a stand against FBI crackdown on CRT opponents
Sen. Hawley excoriates President Biden for weaponizing the DOJ against parents by using FBI to silence them
Judge rules against Kansas City plan to shift funds from police to community services
Youngkin calls for audit of voting machines in Virginia
NYPD union chief resigns after FBI raid
School District Awarded Millions In Funding After Adopting A Policy That Prohibits Critical Race Theory
9th Circuit blocks California law limiting private jails
Disturbing video shows trio punching, stabbing teen in broad daylight in NYC
DEA agent killed at Arizona Amtrak station ID’d as former Nashville cop: report
‘We hear gunshots everyday’: Louisiana resident describes uptick in violence
New York mother, son arrested in theft of laptop at Capitol

Coronavirus news:
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine 90% effective at preventing hospitalization, even with delta variant: Study
COVID spike pushes Alaska’s health care system to brink

Other morsels:
Key takeaways from Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen’s Senate testimony
Far Left Facebook Whistleblower Frances Haugen Working with Trump Impeachment Lawyers
Democrat-leaning pollster has GOP leading generic congressional ballot
‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’ is returning to public TV this year after a hiatus
‘We care deeply:’ Mark Zuckerberg responds to Facebook whistleblower
Ex-NSC official admits it unlikely Russia had blackmail info on Trump
UN Silences Watchdog for Calling Out Anti-Semitism at Relief Agency
Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Auschwitz, says museum

And that’s all I’ve got, now go beat back the angry mob!

 

About Liz Sheld

Liz Sheld is the senior news editor at American Greatness. She is a veteran political strategist and pollster who has worked on campaigns and public interest affairs. Liz has written at Breitbart and The Federalist, as well as at PJ Media, where she wrote "The Morning Briefing." In her spare time, she shoots sporting clays and watches documentaries.

Photo: WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 05: With flowers from the Rose Garden in the foreground, U.S. President Joe Biden steps out of the Oval Office as he departs the White House on October 05, 2021 in Washington, DC. Biden is traveling to Michigan to promote his $1 trillion infrastructure bill and Build Back Better plan. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Support Free & Independent Journalism Your support helps protect our independence so that American Greatness can keep delivering top-quality, independent journalism that's free to everyone. Every contribution, however big or small, helps secure our future. If you can, please consider a recurring monthly donation.

Want news updates?

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.