But as Senate Democrats and President Joe Biden sought to take a victory lap
, cheering major progress on key Biden agenda goals
, they were briefly upstaged by an increasingly controversial New York Democrat
: Goewerneur. Andrew Cuomo.
Op Donderdag, those looking for more insight into the next decade of American politics got a glimpse of the census data that will be used to redraw state and congressional district lines to reflect the updated residents count
. While those maps are still months away
, we learned the nation is more diverse than ever before
. People of color represented
43% of the US population in
2020, vanaf 34% in 2010.
Back on Capitol Hill
, both big-ticket measures passed by the Senate this week are now headed to the House
, but the bills will wait again before they see action
. Members are on recess
— and there’s wrangling over what gets voted on and when
. Moderate Democrats are demanding an immediate vote on the infrastructure package
, but so far Pelosi isn’t budging from her timeline
Die punt: After months of infrastructure and budget negotiations in the Senate, it’s the House’s turn to tangle with the details.