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Nuclear: Reid, Senate Democrats Poised to Change Filibuster Rules

annfan_777 Wrote: Jul 12, 2013 7:36 AM
"Indeed, a senior Democratic aide recently told Politico that the facts are "irrelevant." ----------------------- The last three words of this quote constitute about as succinct a definition of liberalism as I've ever heard.

I get it.  Skirmishes over Senate parliamentary procedure are numbingly boring and arcane to most people.  But please stay with me on this -- it's really important.  We knew this debate was coming in July, and here it is.  With an explicit blessing from the White House, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has signaled that he and his fellow Democrats are preparing to execute the unprecedented power grab of changing the Senate rules to limit the minority's long-standing filibuster rights: