‘Inflation Tax’ Continues To Spike, Giving More Fuel To Critics Of Biden’s $3.5 Trillion Spending Plan

Inflation Continues To Rise At The Fastest Pace In Decades, Newly Released Federal Data Shows, Providing Critics Of President Joe Biden’s Signature Spending Plans More Ammunition To Fight Against Them.

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Senate Dem Flags ‘Serious Concerns’ & ‘Grave Consequences’ Of $3.5 Trillion Spending Plan

On The Heels Of Passing A $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill, Senate Democrats Passed A $3.5 Trillion Budget Resolution Wednesday That Sets Congress Up For A Major Battle Later This Year.

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Education Lobbying Groups Boost Spending As Biden Administration Set To Reverse DeVos-Era Policies

Education Groups Have Already Spent More Than $20 Million In The First Quarter Of 2021 Lobbying Members Of Congress For More Funding As Education Secretary Miguel Cardona Proposes A $102.8 Billion Education Budget. The 2022 Fiscal Year Budget Would Reverse Many Betsy Devos-Era Education Policies.

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Senate Republicans Block Controversial Voting Measure With Filibuster

U.S. Senate Republicans Used A Filibuster To Block Debate On The Democrat-Led “For The People Act,” Which Would Have Federalized Several Aspects Of Elections And Taken Away The Power Of State Governments To Determine Their Congressional Redistricting, Giving That Power To Independent Commissions.

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Gun Control Lobbying Spending Rises As Biden Calls To End Mass Shootings

Lobbying Spending By Gun Control Groups Rose In The First Quarter Of 2021 Compared To The Same Period Last Year As A Return To Frequent Mass Shootings Turned Up The Pressure For Anti-Gun Violence Legislation.

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U.S. Senators Introduce Heightened Federal Gun Control Legislation

The Introduced Heightened Gun Control Policies Include Expanding Background Checks, Limiting Handgun Purchases And Enacting Red Flag Laws At A National Level.

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Biden Pushes More Audits, Higher Corporate Taxes To Fund Infrastructure Bill

The “Made In America Tax Plan,” Focuses On Raising Taxes On Corporations And Preventing Them From Moving Profits Overseas. The Plan Claims To Raise $2.5 Trillion Over 15 Years But the Tax Hike Has Raised Concerns From Economists, Republicans And Some Democrats.

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Arizona Republicans Push Democrat Senator To Hold Filibuster Line

An Arizona Democrat, U.S. Senator Kyrsten Sinema, Is Facing A Grueling Test: Whether She Will Buck The Progressive Wing Of Her Party And Stand By Her Vow To Uphold The Senate Filibuster Even If It Imperils Top Democratic Priorities She Supports.

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Pharma Lobby Fights Dem Proposals On Vaccine Access And Drug Pricing

Drugmakers Are Enjoying Renewed Clout In Washington For Their Rapid Development Of COVID-19 Vaccines, But They’re Set To Clash With Democrats Over Proposals That Would Hurt The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Profits.

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