Earlier this week, Senate Democrats announced that they have enough votes to sustain a filibuster of the confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. It is widely expected that Senate Republicans will amend Senate rules to allow a simple majority to end the filibuster.
Is the filibuster an integral part of the Senate’s role and character? Or is it an impediment to a functional legislature?
Joining We the People to discuss are two leading experts on Congress and the filibuster.
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