Good Tuesday morning. Situational awareness: Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell last night cleared the way for a power-sharing agreement with Democrats by abandoning his demand for a written promise to preserve the filibuster rule, which requires 60 votes for major legislation. Go deeper.
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