Thursday, November 21, 2013

The weakening of the filibuster

I admit, I am no expert on Senate rules, but does it seem odd that the rules on the number of filibuster votes (60) can be changed by a simple majority (51)?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2013/11/21/heres-the-nuclear-option-debate-explained-in-two-charts/

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