President Biden abandoned its push to implement Neera Tanden to lead the Office of Management and Budget amid bipartisan Senate opposition, withdrawing her nomination Monday evening and marking her the first casualty of a failed confirmation to become one of his cabinet picks.
Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) is predicting that former President Trump will not be the Republican Party nominee for president come 2024, pointing to the loss of GOP control of the House, Senate, and White House under the former president.
Former President Trump is considered the top choice amongst attendees who said they would vote for him in a hypothetical 2024 Republican presidential primary was held today, according to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) annual straw poll released Sunday — but even if he decides not to mull a comeback, the Trump agenda is the driving force the Republican party must continue going forward.
President Biden’s nominee to head the Office of Management and Budget, Neera Tanden is suffering a major blowback Monday in dooming her chances to be confirmed as three moderate Republicans and one Democrat have all said in recent days that they will not vote on supporting her nomination.
Nearly all of the seven Republican Senators who sided with Democrats by voting to convict former President Donald Trump on Saturday are now facing significant blowback in their home states including facing censure and criticism from within the party.
The Senate on Saturday voted Saturday to acquit former President Donald Trump on the impeachment charge of incitement of insurrection.