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Biden says eliminating the filibuster would 'throw the entire Congress into chaos' and 'nothing will get done'

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Joe Biden interacts with members of the audience during a commercial break for a CNN town hall at Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati, Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
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Biden said nixing the filibuster would lead to "chaos" and "nothing could get done."
Activists are pressing Biden to back eliminating the filibuster to pass voting rights protections.
"What I don't want to do is get wrapped up right now in the argument of whether this is all about the filibuster," Biden said during a CNN town hall.
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Biden says he asks Secret Service to keep out of his room at breakfast time because he isn't dressed

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

U.S. President Joe Biden reacts to shouted questions from reporters as he walks to Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on July 21, 2021 in Washington, DC
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President Biden asks the Secret Service to keep out of his room at breakfast because he isn't dressed.
Biden mentioned the habit while telling CNN he likes to have breakfast in his robe.
The president is usually closely flanked by a detail of Secret Service agents.
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