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Harkin Filibuster

Sam Stein

Senate Dems Set To Talk Filibuster Reform With Eye Toward Finalizing Package | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some Senate Democrats leading the push for filibuster reform say they plan to discuss possible rule changes during a full caucus meeting...

Sam Stein

Dem Senator Sets A Date For 'Fireworks' And Shot At Filibuster Reform | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democrats will make a dramatic effort to reform the rules of the chamber when the next Congress begins, one of the body's primary...

Senator Reid: Stop Folding Your Hand

Aaron Zelinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aaron Zelinsky

Senate Democrats are fighting for their electoral lives against the filibuster, and Harry Reid is folding the few cards left in his hand.

Sam Stein

Harkin, Dem Groups Working To End Filibuster | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) is asking his Senate colleagues to join his effort to effectively take away the minority party's power to filibuster legislat...

Tom Harkin May Reintroduce Legislation To Kill Filibuster [UPDATED]

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) told the Washington Post that he would introduce legislation to reform the filibuster in January. I'm going to reint...