Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is already growing tired of the Democrats’ unity talk and calling for the party to use the majority it gained during the 2020 election if Republicans don’t go along with policy objectives.
“We cannot reach out to Republicans indefinitely. If they choose not to come on board to help the American people now, we have the majority. We should use that majority,” Sanders said.
Sanders is likely talking about getting rid of the Senate filibuster so that only a simple majority would be needed to pass legislation.
In effect, he is not giving Republicans any choice about what happens in the government while Democrats are in charge. Either the GOP agrees to legislation or the Democrats will just do it anyway.
Either way, the result will be the same: a country that moves so far to the radical left that it may never be able to come back again.
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