10:00:01 a.m. - The House convened, starting a new legislative day.
An aide on @JoeBiden 's campaign said, “COVID is the best thing that ever happened to him." That private thinking reflects what many political analysts said at the time, that the rampant pandemic undermined Trump’s solid economic achievements.
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Senate Republicans argue that we don’t need to deliver more COVID relief—that we did enough already. That couldn't be further from the truth. The worst thing we could do would be to slow down now before the race is won. We will deliver urgent, bold COVID relief.
Asked if White House would respond to any possible criticism from former Pres. Trump at CPAC, Psaki says, "There's been more than enough time spent on former Pres. Trump and so if there's not a reason to do it, we're probably not going to be adding more commentary on it."
If a Republican tried to nominate a trial lawyer like Xavier Becerra to lead HHS in the midst of a global pandemic, they would be laughed out of the room.
Cheney rejects Trump's "America First" foreign policy as dangerous isolationism
During the Obama-Biden administration we saw the Department of Justice politicized and weaponized. I hope we won’t see that repeated if Merrick Garland is confirmed.
This is WRONG. No power company should get a windfall because of a natural disaster, and Texans shouldn’t get hammered by ridiculous rate increases for last week’s energy debacle. State and local regulators should act swiftly to prevent this injustice.
I couldn’t be more concerned about the radical Biden agenda.
John Lewis is no longer with us, but today, on what would have been his 81st birthday, I hope we all take a moment to remember him. To remember his humanity, his grace & his love for others. We must carry on his fight for justice & continue his enduring legacy of #goodtrouble .