August 18, 2017

Republican Filibuster Discloses that GOP Opposes DISCLOSURE

  On Monday evening, Senate Republicans filibustered to kill S.3369, the DISCLOSE Act… “A bill … [Read more...]

Schumer calls for “limits on First Amendment rights” during Senate debate

DISCLOSE Act fails once again The Senate has gone 1,175 days without passing a budget. Taxmageddon … [Read more...]

Here we go: Reid calls for Senate to revamp filibuster

"It’s been abused, abused, abused." Via Guy Benson, who has background on Reid’s outburst as … [Read more...]

Surprise: Unions set to rally behind Obama this fall

Once bitten, never shy. He enjoyed a a filibuster-proof majority in Congress in 2009 and yet failed … [Read more...]

Legislators run for the exits on SOPA/PIPA after protests

Paying the PIPA on Tuesday? In darkness, there is apparently much sunlight.  As a number of Internet … [Read more...]

Dick Durbin: We, er, don’t have the votes in the Senate to pass Obama’s jobs bill

Change. Note well: It’s not because of a GOP filibuster either. Senate Majority Whip Dick … [Read more...]

Deal update: $2.4T in cuts and ceiling hikes — both in two parts

Can they sell it? ABC reports this morning that Congressional leaders have already begun briefing … [Read more...]

Senate Democrats’ press conference: These wingnuts sure are obstructionist

Blame. Alternate headline: “Democrats surprised to discover Senate’s filibuster … [Read more...]

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