Rand Paul ignored appeals from each Chuck Schumer and Mitch McConnell to cease blocking emergency help to Ukraine.
Steven Dennis tweeted:
McConnell and Schumer each implored Paul to permit a vote on his modification however let the invoice be voted on immediately. Their joint entreaty did not persuade him.
— Steven Dennis (@StevenTDennis) Could 12, 2022
Dennis identified that it would not matter if 99 Senators favor rapidly passing the invoice with unanimous consent. In keeping with the Senate guidelines, it takes all 100 senators to rapidly go laws.
If Paul goes to vote towards the invoice anyway, due to bogus debt/inflation issues, which help to Ukraine has nothing to do with inflation, then why is making the Senate needlessly soar by way of hoops?
The reply is as a result of he can.
The Senate shouldn’t be damaged.
The Senate guidelines are damaged
Democrats want to choose up a Senate seat or two in November it doesn’t matter what occurs within the Home in order that they will repair the Senate guidelines by getting rid of the present filibuster and the ability of 1 senator to wreck the entire physique with out having to do something .
Rand Paul should not have the unilateral energy to hurt Ukraine, as a result of he appears to be on the aspect of Putin.
Mr Easley is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work targeted on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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