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Mitch Mcconnell Filibuster Reform

Sam Stein

Mitch McConnell Opposes Changing Rules To End Filibuster Of Legislation | Sam Stein | Posted 05.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said on Thursday that if he were to emerge as majority leader following this fall's elect...

Ryan Grim

McConnell Filibusted In Embarrassing Deal | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats not only got much of what they wanted in Tuesday's deal to move some of President Barack Obama's nominees through the Senate, ...

Here's Mitch McConnell's Scathing Speech Against Filibuster Reform

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.11.2013 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) raised the possibility of a mid-session rules change on the Senate floor Thursday, suggesting that he and D...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Leader Balks At Filibuster Reform | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) warned senators Monday to oppose the growing momentum for dramatic reform of the filibust...

Senate Moves To Free Presidential Appointees Held Hostage By Confirmation Process

AP | JIM ABRAMS | Posted 08.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Many would-be federal office holders would be freed from nomination limbo with legislation to exempt some 200 presidential appointe...