Fireworks Start After the Fourth

We expect July to be particularly full of sound and fury ahead of the August recess.  It’s a traditional time in which Members of Congress try to position bills for floor action in the crazed race to whatever comes of adjournment after the usual fiscal year-end follies.  This year’s July will be still more fiery given the underlying political context forged by GOP investigations of the Biden Administration and family, appropriations battles, and geopolitical instability.