Jeanne Shaheen

Joe Biden’s Agenda Splintered by Senate Democrats over Filibuster, Gun Control, Minimum Wage Hike

President Joe Biden’s progressive agenda is facing opposition from his own party beyond Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), who with other Senate Democrats, is not falling in line with a range of priorities the administration has established. This includes gun legislation, the $15 minimum wage, and changing the filibuster to pass legislation that would minimize legal immigration, voter ID laws, and the free-market.

Former vice president and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden speaks about reopening the country during a discussion in Yeadon, PA, on June 17, 2020. (Photo by JIM WATSON / AFP) (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images)

Dem Sen. Shaheen: Josh Hawley Bordering on ‘Sedition or Treason’

Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) said Thursday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” that her colleague Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) was bordering on “sedition or treason” by announcing he will object to the certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s electoral college win in the Senate.

Senate Armed Services Committee member Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., questions Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert B. Neller on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March, 14, 2017, during the committee's hearing on the investigation of nude photographs of female Marines and other women that were shared on the Facebook page "Marines …