10/17/2011 08:29 am ET | Updated Dec 17, 2011

Richard Durbin Endorses Change To U.S. Senate Fillibuster Rule

Frustrated with Senate Republicans blocking a majority of 51 senators from passing President Barack Obama’s American Jobs Act, Sen. Richard Durbin (D-Springfield) said he's willing to change the filibuster rule to require dissenting legislators to speak continually against a bill.

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