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It Begins: Reid Proposes Changing Filibuster Rules

Mark4809 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:32 PM
I look forward to that too. I mean, now O's policies will have the time they need to bear fruit. Sure businesses will shed full time jobs to avoid Obamacare costs. They're unpatriotic! Yes, food and fuel prices will continue to sky rocket BUT billions will be invested in green "tech" firms who will fill Democratic campaign coffers before their useless products force them into bankruptcy. The arab sharia spring is looking pretty good too. Just ask Lara Logan and the Coptic Christians. At least O will reduce the big bad military, disarming the armed bullies while he shows Putin how flexible he is. Add to that the $11 Trillion or so he will have added to the debt by the time he's done and the future looks bright! Just not for you!

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...