Progressives argued that the move opens the door for right-wing Dems to further weaken, or abandon, the budget bill.
On Thursday, House Democrats modified a tax proposal to give wealthy taxpayers more leeway.
In the aftermath of Virginia, congressional progressives were offered once again as a scapegoat for Democratic failure.
Paid leave may not make it into the final bill, as the measure still faces staunch opposition from Sen. Joe Manchin.
With four weeks left on the congressional calendar, the defense budget is sure to pass, as it always does.
The SALT cap repeal is a gift to the richest 1 percent and would be the costliest proposal in the reconciliation bill.
Manchin said on Monday that the reconciliation bill may be too expensive for him to support.
The event was held weeks before Sen. Joe Manchin gutted the climate portion of the Build Back Better Act.
How many times has this snake shed its skin?
Bush called Manchin’s opposition to the Build Back Better Act “anti-Black, anti-child, anti-woman, and anti-immigrant.”