AIR DATE: Friday, November 30, 2012
Senate Filibuster Rules (30 min.)
Norman Ornstein discussed the historical use of the Senate filibuster, the proposed changes to the rule, and the potential effects of changes to Senate procedure.
KEYWORDS: Washington Politics, Legislative Branch, Senate, Filibuster

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