Morning Greatness: Manchin, Sinema Will Not Kill the Filibuster

Good Friday morning.

Here’s what’s on 46 agenda today:

  • 10am: The President receives the President’s Daily Brief
  • 12:30pm: The President announces how the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law will rebuild America’s bridges, which are critical for getting to school and work, moving commerce, and connecting communities; The President will also provide an update on the progress made by his Administration in the 60 days since he signed the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

 

46:
Senate to take up voting rights bill Tuesday, missing Schumer deadline
Manchin joins Sinema, vows not to kill filibuster after Biden meeting
ACLU staffer on Sinema’s emotional floor speech defending filibuster: ‘We’re breaking her, keep going’
Liberals Push For Court-Packing After SCOTUS Blocks Biden’s OSHA Vaccine Mandate
Biden calls on employers to mandate vaccines despite Supreme Court ruling
Ossoff, Hawley introduce bills that would ban lawmakers from trading stocks
LOL. Biden and Democrats run up against relentless conservative power

Civil unrest:
Pennsylvania Republicans to draft bill to relocate migrants on Biden DHS flights to Delaware
Yahoo rejects GOP Senate candidate’s ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ ad, calls it ‘overly inflammatory and offensive’
Jan. 6 investigators subpoena Twitter, YouTube, Facebook’s parent and other tech giants
Outgoing State Attorney General Says Police Forge Documents To Force Confession From People
Liberal Restaurant Cancels Event With Pro-Life Democrats After Learning They Oppose Abortion
Texas School District Tells Teachers Not To ‘Out’ Their Trans, Non-Binary Students To Parents 
Illinois district defends offering ‘After School Satan Club’ at elementary school
Judge to decide if Wisconsin parade suspect will stand trial
Loudoun County teen’s sentencing busts the ‘parents are domestic terrorists’ narrative, concerned parents say
29 charged in 6-state shoplifting ring that hit pharmacies

Coronavirus news:
Scientists call out Spotify for misinformation on Joe Rogan’s podcast
Nearly all teens admitted to ICU for COVID are unvaccinated: study
GOP senator plans to introduce ‘Fauci Act’ after clash at hearing
Sen. Brian Schatz tests positive for COVID-19
Scientists can detect COVID-19 in wastewater weeks before anyone tests positive
NYC mayor considering virtual learning plan for schools

Other morsels:
Maryland prosecutor Marilyn Mosby indicted for allegedly lying on loan application spent on vacation home
North Korea fires unidentified projectile, South says
Woman connected to Chinese Communist Party ‘seeking to covertly interfere in UK politics,’ MI5 says
Lindsey Graham urges McConnell truce, says Trump is ‘indispensable’ GOP leader, ‘like it or not’
Queen Elizabeth personally told Prince Andrew that he was no longer HRH

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 13: U.S. President Joe Biden speaks about supply chain bottlenecks in the East Room of the White House on October 13, 2021 in Washington, DC. With the holiday season approaching, President Biden announced that the Port of Los Angeles will begin to operate 24 hours a day in efforts to relieve the backlog in the supply chain that delivers goods to the United States. Americans have seen delays in a host of consumer goods, including electronics, cars, lumber, toys and more. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

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