And by “bipartisan” we mean that we will vote against any proposal other than our own.
In today’s news: Experts now believe high levels of vaccine reluctance will make it impossible to achieve COVID-19 “herd immunity” through vaccination. This means that the virus – and any new variants that emerge if the virus continues to mutate – will now pose a threat to public health indefinitely. And yes: Republicans did that. Senate minority chairman Mitch McConnell gives Biden an ultimatum. And a judge in Ohio angrily tells the Columbus police that they cannot gas or violently attack nonviolent protesters.
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