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Video: McConnell Rips Reid Over 'Nuclear Option' Threat

Becca in TX Wrote: May 23, 2013 4:45 PM
CALOHAN-What do you want him to do? He has very few weapons.


This would be an A-list political story if it weren't buried beneath the avalanche of scandal that's consumed the nation's attention and undermined the president's approval ratings in recent weeks.  We reported on Monday that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is maneuvering to execute the so-called "nuclear option" on filibusters of executive appointments, perhaps as soon as July.  Since the game plan was initially sketched out by a liberal blogger in the Washington Post (who also confirmed that the White House has bestowed its blessing on the power grab), more