Episode 003 – Filibuster and Obstructionism

Filibuster and Obstructionism (46:33) Recorded April 8th, 2017
* Senate changes filibuster rules, some history and context
* “Historic levels of obstructionism”
* This may be a bigger deal than you think
https://www.senate.gov/artandhistory/history/common/briefing/Filibuster_Cloture.htm (Senate.gov)
https://www.brookings.edu/testimonies/the-history-of-the-filibuster/ (Brookings)
https://goo.gl/vw9GTi (Filibuster and Cloture in the Senate – Congressional Research Service)

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