The podium is usually empty during a filibuster. — Wikimedia

Gaming Out The End Of The Filibuster

Minoritarians prefer to govern in secret.

It is a wonder that there is such serious talk of ending or at least modifying the filibuster. Republicans have readied nearly 20 bills in exchange for a straight-up or down vote on two election reform bills in order to cow the Democrats away from ending the filibuster. The Senate GOP seems to think that a few centrist Democrats…

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