POLITICS
11/21/2013 01:44 pm ET | Updated Nov 21, 2013

Obama Gives Statement On Senate Rules Change

ASSOCIATED PRESS

President Barack Obama is giving a statement on the Senate rules change that took place Thursday.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) deployed a parliamentary procedure dubbed the "nuclear option" to change Senate rules to pass most executive and judicial nominees by a simple majority vote. Read more on that here.

Watch a video of his statement above.

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