In other news, Britain's Prince Philip -- husband to Queen Elizabeth -- passed away today at the age of 99 years old.
Meanwhile, Representative Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) is the first Republican to call on Rep. Matt Gaetz to resign following news that Gaetz is under investigation for sex trafficking.
Finally, President Biden has created a commission to study the merits of expanding to Supreme Court to add more justices.
In an executive order, Biden said the commission would tackle the “merits and legality” of specific high court reform proposals. Along with the contentious idea of expanding the court, reform advocates have recently pushed for term limits for the justices.
A White House official stressed that the commission’s members represent the full political spectrum and “is intended to study the arguments both in favor of and against the reforms proposed in these areas.”
I was not planning for today to be an extraordinarily short day, but there's not a lot happening that is relevant to any of our ongoing discussions.
It's another basically normal and quiet day under the Biden administration.
R.I.P DMX (1970 - 2021)
I've been hearing DMX songs in movies, trailers, commercials, on the radio and at parties since the 1990s or basically for as long as I can remember at this point. His songs will probably still be played regularly in another 20 years.
Have a good weekend.