zerohedge.com 07 Jun, 2021 21:30 am

An Ideal Rule For The Age Of Rage? Critics May Be Making The Best Argument For Keeping The Filibuster

An Ideal Rule For The Age Of Rage? Critics May Be Making The Best Argument For Keeping The Filibuster
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However, both Manchin and Sinema support preserving the Senate’s filibuster rule, and they are portrayed in the press as fighting for what is being called a “Jim Crow relic.The irony is that, despite its abusive use in the past, this is arguably the most compelling time for a filibuster rule.Democrats were able to circumvent the filibuster rule to pass a $1.Democrats, media figures and activists are aware of the hypocrisy over the filibuster rule and its long defense by Democrats as a positive democratic device.

) will block the federal voting rights legislation even without a filibuster.) will block the federal voting rights legislation even without a filibuster.

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