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It Begins: Reid Proposes Changing Filibuster Rules

Terry1835 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 6:31 PM
History repeats itself. Take the Fall of the Roman Empire - where the government had to keep giving more and more things to the people so they could remain in power. Good night America.

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...