The new Democratic senator irritating the left and delighting the GOP – POLITICO

https://www.politico.com/news/2019/10/29/kyrsten-sinema-arizona-democrats-060187

I don’t care as much about those specific programs as I do about re-apportioning the House and adding a couple of Supreme Court justices, but this means we can’t just barely win the Senate; we have to overperform.

«Take the liberal drive to bust down age-old Senate rules in order to pass “Medicare for All” or a “Green New Deal.” Sinema not only opposes getting rid of the 60-vote filibuster threshold for legislation, she wants to restore the supermajority requirement for presidential nominees that has been weakened by both parties.»

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