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Michael Bennet's Filibuster Legislation Not Being Taken Seriously On The Hill

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First Posted: 05/09/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 04:45 PM ET

Politico:

One vote shy of 60, frustrated Democrats are talking about changing Senate rules to make it easier for them to overcome Republican filibusters.

It's not going to happen -- and not only because Republicans are against it.

While Democrats, from five-term Sen. Tom Harkin to freshman Sen. Michael Bennet, have floated ideas for reforming the filibuster, some of their own Democratic colleagues say they won't support reform efforts right now.

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