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Response to longship (Reply #64)

Thu Jan 24, 2013, 04:45 PM

69. With respect I think you are wrong. Even if we get in the minority, there is absolutely

no guarantee that the REpublicans then wont change the rule to make it hard for the minority Democrats to filibuster. In fact, when the Republicans last had majority they used the threat of the nuclear option to force Democrats to get in line. The rule needs to be fixed.

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