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Warren: Those Darn Senate Republicans Won’t Stop Filibustering, and I’m Going to Washington to Stop Them

nodeamass Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 2:28 PM
I think it is fine to filibuster when one is actually doing what they claim. As long as someone is talking in front of the senate, filibustering is fine with me. Unfortunately, too often, 'filibuster' is only the claim to filibuster and has nothing to do with the act of filibustering.

Senator-elect Elizabeth Warren (MA-D) -- who defeated Republican Senator Scott Brown by a whopping seven percentage points earlier this month -- has recently penned an op-ed in the Huffington Post criticizing intransigent Republican lawmakers in the Senate for abusing the filibuster procedure, vowing to make filibuster “reform” her first order of business on Day One. Keep reading:

When I'm sworn in just a couple of months from now, I want to fight for jobs for people who want to work. I want millionaires and billionaires and Big Oil companies to pay their fair share. And I want to...