It’s Sunday and the weekend has come to an end. Below are a few articles and events we might have missed but are worthy of discussion. And in case you missed the Sunday shows, we got you covered. Please feel free to add your own headlines we might have missed.
Thank you, Brandon:
President Biden/Biden Administration:
‘Finally, Infrastructure Week’: Biden Takes Jab at Trump After House Approves Bipartisan Bill
‘We delivered’: Biden touts infrastructure win after chaotic late night vote
The advancement of the bills is a much needed victory for Biden after a string of setbacks at home and abroad over the last three months.
One Republican Voted for the Infrastructure Bill to Own the Libs:
What they’re saying: “I weakened their hand. They have no leverage now,” said Rep. Nicole Malliotakis (R-N.Y.), who had shaped a GOP-friendly spin on her vote by the time she exited the chamber: “I voted against AOC and the squad tonight.”
- Malliotakis told Axios that progressives will no longer be able to hold the bill hostage and predicted Build Back Better will be “drastically weakened” in the Senate or “die altogether” as a result of the infrastructure bill passing.
Because he has no clue on how to govern, Cancun Cruz goes after Big Bird and Sesame Street:
Government propaganda…for your 5 year old!
Kevin McCarthy Faces Republican Attacks After Failing to Stop Infrastructure Bill’s Passage:
Republicans look for advantage as House Democrats opt for retirement over re-election
The narrow 221-213 Democratic House majority could be in serious danger as members see the midterms as unwinnable.
‘Must Be Eliminated’: Trump Republicans Vow to Oust GOP Members Who Voted for Infrastructure
Should’ve Gotten the Vaccine:
No NFL doctor told Aaron Rodgers vaccinated people can’t catch or spread Covid, league says
A Wisconsin-based health care organization also cut ties with Rodgers after revealing he’s unvaccinated and has sought out alternate treatments that have been disproven.
Should’ve Listened to Dr. Fauci Instead of Some Ignorant, Illiterate, Racist, and ‘Fullish’ MAGAt:
The Sunday Shows:
The American Taliban/MAGAts/Wing Nuts/Racism:
NASCAR hopes to distance itself from ‘Let’s go, Brandon’ conservative rally cry
The phrase is used as an insult against President Joe Biden. “We will pursue whoever (is using logos) and get that stuff. That’s not OK,” NASCAR’s president said.
The Former Guy:
2nd grand jury empaneled into Trump investigation, sources say
The first grand jury served its six-month term, and now a second one will serve as part of an investigation into the former president and his business.
Ex-Raiders receiver Henry Ruggs III faces additional charges related to fatal car crash
Ruggs, 22, was arrested Tuesday after police said his Chevrolet Corvette slammed into the back of a Toyota Rav4, killing the female driver and her dog.
District of Columbia:
New York man burst into flames after Taser used on him, police say
The man had doused himself with hand sanitizer before the confrontation at the Catskill Police Department.