All posts tagged "Filibuster"
A Day After the Rule Change, Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court
Gorsuch passed by a vote of 54-45.
Democrats Signal That They Will Filibuster The Gorsuch Vote
Gorsuch needs 60 votes; there are 52 Republican Senators.
What Happens Next for SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch?
Gorsuch is in for a contentious and lengthy journey to the Supreme Court.
RantCrush Top 5: June 22, 2016
Here's your humpday RantCrush!
It’s Time to Talk About Religious Liberty Laws
Who is really being persecuted?
The Senate Filibuster: On Its Way Out?
The ability to filibuster has long been an important tool for the United States Senate and some state...
Will We Live in a Tyrannical Theocracy by 2016?
Good morning, lovelies. Did you all survive Thanksgiving? How many of you are still battling tryptophan-induced comas? I...
Filibusters: Past, Present, and Future
In a recent speech at the Center for American Progress, Senator Harry Reid shared his belief that the...
Filibusters: Political Twerking
Since the implementation of the “silent filibuster” (allows Senators to fiat the idea that they would speak for...
Texas Senator Wendy Davis Leads Successful Filibuster
Sporting her pink sneakers, Sen. Wendy Davis spoke for over ten hours straight in her successful filibuster against a...