🚨 PRO Act calls are having an effect: Angus King just signed on. We reported earlier he was leaning that way. 4 holdouts remain.
The office of Angus King, one of 5 PRO Act holdouts, has been “inundated” with phone calls both for and against the PRO Act, labor v capital. A coalition of unions and DSA is hopeful he’s being swayed their way. Story here:
Angus King, a prior filibuster holdout, signaling pretty clearly he's going to ditch it if need be
“It was a stunt to engrave their names on the rolls of ‘I'm loyal to Donald Trump.’ ” says angus king'>Maine Sen Angus King about his republican colleagues who challenged certification of the electoral college votes. “It was profoundly unpatriotic.”
Per Dem source on Senate Democrats call w PENCE AND COVID TASK FORCE: "almost every question from senate dems has been about testing… It got to the point that Senator Angus King just said to Pence, et al: “I have never been so mad about a phone call in my life”."
Sen. Angus King says his staffers read aloud the transcript released by the WH of the conversation between Trump & Ukraine’s president and it lasted 10min. 40sec. but the call lasted 30min. “If there was no translator…what’s in the other 20min. of that discussion?” he asked.
Watch this intense exchange between Sen. Angus King and intelligence chiefs: "I don't understand why you're not answering our questions."