Within the information right this moment: The Senate continues to plod its approach in direction of a recognition that Republicans will not be contributing to a “bipartisan” infrastructure plan or the rest. A brand new straw ballot ranks Florida Man and Trump impersonator Ron DeSantis over Trump himself in Republican 2024 presidential preferences, so prepare for some really blistering Trump assaults. Within the meantime, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott remains to be (sigh) making an attempt to assert Trump’s Most Odious Rhetoric crown for himself. I nonetheless say his coronary heart’s not in it, although.
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