Biden Won’t Veto GOP Plan To Repeal D.C. Criminal Code

  • President Joe Biden on Thursday reportedly told Senate Democrats that he will not veto a Republican-backed effort to make changes to Washington, D.C.’s criminal code that has been widely criticized as being soft on crime.
  • Biden’s announcement, about which two sources in the meeting told Politico, puts Senate Republicans in the Democrat-controlled chamber, on track pass a measure to repealing the law, sending it to Biden.
  • They already have support from West Virginia Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin and appear poised to pick up additional support from one or more other moderate Democrats.
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