A lot of behind-the-scenes action involving Senator Joe Manchin spilled out into the open.
Editorial cartoonists cover the big news stories from the past week.
Senator Joe Manchin is in the news a lot now, because he represents the key 50th vote in the Senate. Let’s look at Manchin’s background to see what clues there are for how he might operate under President Biden.
Here’s everything you need to know about the filibuster: what it is, why it’s in the news, why people want to both keep it and nuke it, and more.