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It Begins: Reid Proposes Changing Filibuster Rules

americathebeautiful Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:21 AM
I have a niece with Rheumatoid Arthritis and she has been suffering with that since 2 years old. She is now 50 years and she has had over 3 dozens surgeries in her lifetime. SHE DOES NOT WORK AND HASN'T WORKED FOR THE PAST 30 YEARS. SHE IS EXTREMELY HANDICAPPED AND ALL OF HER medical treatments and surgeries have been paid for through medicaid. NOW she WANTS obamacare in full force and she WANTS a single payer system. Does that make any sense to anyone. SHE WILL NOT RECEIVE ANY CARE ANYMORE FROM THE GOVERNMENT. She is NOT a productive person in society.

No one should be the least bit surprised; Reid's been talking about this for awhile, and even moved unilaterally to alter long-standing Senate rules to shield his members from difficult votes last year (mission accomplished).  Filibuster "reform:" Coming soon to a Senate near you?

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Wednesday that he will try to push through a change to Senate rules that would limit the GOP’s ability to filibuster bills. Speaking in the wake of Tuesday’s election, which boosted Senate Democrats’ numbers slightly, Mr. Reid said he won’t end...