• The Battle Over The Filibuster Counters The Myth Of ‘Mr. Smith'

    26 days ago - By Deadline

    Sen. Joe Manchin seemingly dashed any hopes of Democrats abolishing the filibuster anytime soon when he wrote last week that the legislative maneuver was a “critical tool” to protecting “our democratic form of government.” That's a far different view than that of former President Barack Obama, who called it a “Jim Crow relic,”...
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