Spotlight: Filibuster Reform Now Official

Filibuster Reform Now Official – Reid Presents New Filibuster Rule (VIDEO) >By Nathaniel Downes | 11/16/2012 | Harry Reid Talk about filibuster reform has finally come to a head on capital hill. Yesterday the details on what Harry Reid is planning finally came out.  To understand what is happening, you first need to understand the issue at hand. Right now, to pass a cloture measure, that is to close a […]

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Spotlight: Filibuster Reform Now Official

Filibuster Reform Now Official – Reid Presents New Filibuster Rule (VIDEO) >By Nathaniel Downes | 11/16/2012 | Harry Reid Talk about filibuster reform has finally come to a head on capital hill. Yesterday the details on what Harry Reid is planning finally came out.  To understand what is happening, you first need to understand the issue at hand. Right now, to pass a cloture measure, that is to close a […]

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Spotlight: Mitch McConnell Loses Big On Election Day

Mitch McConnell Loses Big On Election Day >by Reuters  |  Posted: 11/12/2012 6:59 am EST | Huff Post Politics | BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages) * Republicans failed to defeat Obama or win back Senate * Frustrated colleagues seem set to keep McConnell as leader By Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell set two top goals for the 2012 election: a Republican takeover of the Senate […]

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BREAKING: Buffett Rule fails in Senate

>David Elliot, USAction [alerts@truemajority.org]| Mon 4/16/2012 7:42 PM | BREAKING: Buffett Rule fails in Senate Dear Friends, Take back Congress from the 1% Donate now so we can take back Congress for the 99%. Today in a close vote, the Senate failed to pass the Buffett Rule, a groundbreaking piece of legislation that would have made millionaires and billionaires pay their fair share. So while the middle and working class will […]

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BREAKING: Buffett Rule fails in Senate

>David Elliot, USAction [alerts@truemajority.org]| Mon 4/16/2012 7:42 PM | BREAKING: Buffett Rule fails in Senate Dear Friends, Take back Congress from the 1% Donate now so we can take back Congress for the 99%. Today in a close vote, the Senate failed to pass the Buffett Rule, a groundbreaking piece of legislation that would have made millionaires and billionaires pay their fair share. So while the middle and working class will […]

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