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Nuclear: Reid, Senate Democrats Poised to Change Filibuster Rules

Jacob55 Wrote: Jul 11, 2013 9:33 PM
Ironically, an attempt to remove the filibuster can itself be filibustered.


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: