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Rusty5329 Donating Member (647 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-20-10 01:48 PM
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S01E15- Merkley Proposal (Season Finale)
 
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Posted on YouTube: December 20, 2010
By YouTube Member: MainStreetInsider
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Posted on DU: December 20, 2010
By DU Member: Rusty5329
Views on DU: 432
 
Status: Currently in discussion within the Senate Democratic Caucus, this proposal has emerged as the most prominent and feasible comprehensive rules reform measure. If the Democratic majority exercises the Constitutional Option on the first day of the 112th Congress, they will have an opportunity to reform the filibuster rules with simple majority support. The Democratic Caucus will have 53 members at the time, including Independent Sens. Lieberman and Sanders, so they can only afford to lose three members if no Republicans support the measure. It is currently unclear whether proponents will be able to garner majority support.

Read more at http://www.mainstreetinsider.org/90secondsummaries/?p=1...
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nosmokes Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-20-10 03:02 PM
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1. K&R
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dhpgetsit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-20-10 03:11 PM
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2. That's my senator!
=D
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L. Coyote Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-20-10 04:21 PM
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3. Likewise!
And my partner's friend!
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nosmokes Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-20-10 04:51 PM
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4. and mine as well.
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