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It Begins: Reid Proposes Changing Filibuster Rules

Caveat emptor Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 5:31 PM
But on the margins a few true believers have their eyes opened and join the rest of us in the rational world of objective reality.
Cal29 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 5:39 PM
.........which is to kill your reckless spending.
wulf73 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 5:48 PM
It wasn't the republicans that tripled the deficit the last four years. Remember, the dems held both houses of congress the 2006-2010

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...