No. 2 Senate Democrat torches filibuster (The Hill) – “The filibuster is still making a mockery of American democracy. The filibuster is still being misused by some senators to block legislation urgently needed and supported by a strong majority of the American people,” Durbin said during a floor speech.
Opinion: Biden is sending the wrong signals on the border (Washington Post) – Biden’s intention to reverse Trump’s immigration policies gives the country a golden opportunity for bipartisanship. Republicans and moderate Democrats should come together to push a series of measures to ensure the administration adequately enforces existing immigration laws.