filibuster
Jun 2017

House bill “dead on arrival.”

May 2017

“Hopefully we won’t wreck the place while we’re here.”

“That will not happen.”

Trump: Hey, who’s up for a shutdown in September?

Ed Morrissey May 02, 2017 11:21 AM

Also: Get rid of the filibuster.

Apr 2017

“Democrats have far dirtier hands when it comes to erosion of the institutional pillars of the Senate.”

Senators, heal thyselves.

Another Reid Option?

Should it be?

Stunt Man Merkley: The non-filibuster filibuster

Ed Morrissey Apr 05, 2017 10:01 AM

Huffpuffery.

Ayotte: Senate Dems forcing McConnell to go nuclear.

Oh my: McCain backs McConnell on the nuclear option

Ed Morrissey Apr 03, 2017 5:01 PM

Game over?

Gang of three?

Bennet: “I will oppose efforts to filibuster the nomination …”

Nuclear Tester?

Mar 2017

McCaskill: “By the way, Gorsuch was one of the better ones.”

Chuck Schumer is really testing fate

McConnell: Gorsuch will be confirmed next Friday

John Sexton Mar 28, 2017 5:21 PM

“…they will not be successful in keeping this good man from joining the Supreme Court very soon.”

“Whatever it takes to get him on the court, I will do.”

“If they filibuster this guy, it is because politics has taken over reason…”

“My vote will be no and I urge my colleagues to do the same.”

So this is where the Senate Minority Leader wants to focus his attention

Feb 2017

That’s not how this works. That’s not how any of this works

“A constitutionalist rather than a partisan.”

“I’m putting the GOP on notice! No more excuses, no more explanations. Go to work, roll up your sleeves, and do your job!”

Game over?

Exhaustion.

Jan 2017

An idea before its time… and brain power