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Biden says he supports overriding filibuster to protect abortion rights

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President Biden said he would support changing the Senate's filibuster rules for Congress to pass a federal law codifying Roe v. Wade. With the current 60-vote threshold, Democrats have few legislative options to fight the end of the nationwide right to an abortion. Biden clarified that he believes the right to privacy should be codified, which would protect more than just abortion access.
Published 7 months ago · Washington, United States

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Biden backs filibuster exception to protect abortion access

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7 months ago·Mumbai, India
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Biden says he supports overriding filibuster to protect abortion rights

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7 months ago·United Kingdom
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Biden backs exception to Senate filibuster to protect abortion access

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7 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Biden says he backs changing filibuster rules for abortion

President Joe Biden said he supports changing Senate rules to codify nationwide abortion protections

7 months ago·India
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Biden says he now supports filibuster exception for abortion rights

Mr Biden’s announcement is a break from his previous reluctance to support changing senate rules to make it easier to pass legislation

7 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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