US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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Joe Biden gambles big on ‘nuclear option’ in US voting rights fight

  • The president called for a change to Senate filibuster rules so Democrats can push through reforms he says are crucial to saving American democracy
  • Republicans will see such a move as a declaration of war. And to even get to that point, Biden first needs the support of sceptical lawmakers from his own party

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US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
US President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the grounds of Morehouse College and Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia, on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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