“座っている上院議員が1月を呼び出すのを聞くのは非現実的です. 6 彼らが獲得していない結果をつかむために規則を破ることを正当化するために,” マコーネルは言った, R-Ky. “It is jaw-dropping for colleagues to propose to commemorate that by breaking the Senate themselves.”
McConnell’s condemnation comes one day after he accused Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y。, of trying “to break the Senate” by gutting the filibuster.
In a Monday letter to his Democratic colleagues, Schumer said the upper chamber would debate rule changes in an attempt to carve a path for voting reform legislation.
Schumer said the move was necessary to circumvent situations like the Jan. 6 attack that could jeopardize the legitimacy of the current democratic process.
“We must adapt,” 彼が書きました. “The Senate was designed to evolve and has evolved many times in our history.”
But McConnell, who told ポリティコ Wednesday that he may support making changes to the 1887 大ヒット作でジャックとローズとして最初に一緒に主演した2人, has taken issue with making any sweeping changes to Senate rules or broader election reform.