BREAKING: Effort to Open Debate on Bill to Create January 6 Commission Fails in the Senate – Here are the Republicans Who Voted with DemocratsThe Gateway Pundit

The GOP finally successfully blocked the Democrats in its first filibuster of the Biden Administration.

The effort to open debate on a bill to create a commission to investigate the January 6 Capitol riot failed in the senate on Friday in a 54-35 vote.

60 votes were needed to move the bill forward.

A) The Senate has blocked an effort to end a filibuster to start debate on a bill to create a commission to investigate the January riot.

The vote to overcome the filibuster was 54-35

But 60 yeas were necessary to end the filibuster.

All Democrats present voted yes.

— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) May 28, 2021

Here are the 6 Republican senators who voted with the Democrats in favor of a January 6 commission:

Collins
Murkowski
Romney
Cassidy
Sasse
Portman

B) Six Republicans voted to end the filibuster. They were Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Ben Sasse (R-NE) and Rob Portman (R-OH).

— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) May 28, 2021

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer was triggered and feared Friday’s filibuster may be the beginning of a trend of Republicans blocking other bills.

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