Senate Democrats bluster on Roe response

Some Senate Democrats have threatened that if Roe goes, so does the filibuster.

After Politico reported the leaked draft of a Supreme Court decision that would entirely overturn Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey, returning the issue of abortion to the states, Senate Democrats made a show of working to enshrine abortion at the federal level.

The talk is primarily just that, as Democrats would need a minimum of 60 votes to overcome the filibuster and bring any such legislation to a vote. The Senate’s 50-50 partisan makeup precludes virtually any possibility of passing abortion restrictions, but that won’t
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