Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema aren’t the only Democrats opposed to filibuster reform – Dianne Feinstein also says she won’t vote for it. And there are more Democrats in the Senate who stay the same. But without filibuster reform, the rest of the Democrats’ agenda is dead – starting with voting rights and voting. What’s wrong with these people? Joan Walsh comments.
Also, a lot of people think of Jimmy Carter as a failure as president, the Democrat who opened the door to Reagan, and the only president whose job it is after this Leaving office was better than his job in the Office. Kai Bird says that’s wrong – Carter was more accomplished and more complicated than people thought. Kai’s new book is called The runaway: The unfinished presidency of Jimmy Carter.
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