The Constitution doesn’t prevent nonmembers of Congress from being selected by lawmakers to become Speaker of the House.
The bill faces steep odds of being passed in the evenly divided Senate.
Under Trump, Republicans passed 14 Congressional Review Act resolutions. This term, Democrats only passed 3.
Only a hard turn toward the reconciliation process has any real chance of resolving the infrastructure impasse.
The proposal might have a chance after insider trading allegations shook the Senate last year.
By continuing to wrongly insist that fraud cost him the presidency, Trump’s base might see no point in voting in 2022.
Giving the minority party veto power over widely supported legislation is undemocratic.
Reapportionment isn’t likely to impact future presidential races, but it could influence which party runs Congress.
There are several seats up for grabs in 2022 that could be hotly contested by progressives.
Analysts and antiwar critics say any increase in the Defense Department’s bloated budget would be unacceptable.