Will Democrats Steal A Seat From The American People?

Opinion | David Benkof

Americans deserve nine Supreme Court justices unless they decide otherwise.

Historians And The Filibuster

Opinion | Justin Coffey

By going nuclear, Senate Republicans will be doing what three hundred plus scholars demand.

New Polls Show Dem Senator In Bad Spot With Gorsuch Filibuster

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘The Democrats have a lot of work to do in terms of messaging’

Grassley Warns Red State Dems Of 'Tough Time' For Filibustering Gorsuch

Politics | Kerry Picket
Sen. Charles Grassley Senator Grassley at a news conference. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘Whatever it takes to get him on the court’

Dianne Feinstein On Filibuster Reform: Whoops

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher

Good work, Harry

Dem Senator Walks Back Pledge To Give Trump SCOTUS Nominee 'Up Or Down Vote'

Politics | Derek Hunter

‘Everybody I talked to agrees that he should get a hearing and an up-or-down vote’

The Filibuster Must Die

Opinion | Dan Backer
U.S. Senate Floor (CSPAN Screen Shot)

It cannot be allowed to become a tool of factionalism used by the coastal, urban elite.

Dem Announcing Filibuster Of Trump SCOTUS Nominee Opposed One Just Four Years Ago

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘The judicial system serves all of us regardless of our party identities. It is our responsibility to make it work’

Reform The Senate Filibuster And Make The Upper Chamber Work Again

Opinion | Rep. Bob Gibbs
Senate Republican leaders take questions from the media on upcoming budget battle on Capitol Hill in Washington

It is time for the House and Senate to work together, to reform the filibuster and put Democrats on defense.

Time To End The Filibuster

Opinion | Rep. Vern Buchanan

The filibuster is being abused in the Senate and it needs to stop.

Rand Filibuster Throws Wrench Into GOP Rivals' Schedule

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘…he doesn’t do cattle calls.’

Rand Paul Says 10-And-A-Half Hour Filibuster 'Accomplished Something'

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘I think, there’s unanimity among a lot of us that the bulk collection ought to end’

Homeland Security Threatens Consequences If Funding Bill Isn't Passed

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘This funding bill for Homeland Security should not be held hostage for immigration’

Rand Paul Protests Judicial Nominee's Writings

Politics | Alex Pappas
Sen. Rand Paul speaks during the inaugural Freedom Summit meeting in Manchester, N.H.

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday took to the Senate floor to protest the nomination of a federal judge over concerns about the nominee’s writings on drones.

How the Obama administration dismantled American government

Opinion | Ken Hoagland

Historic constitutional roles have been shredded.

Senate GOP launches all-night talkathon to protest liberal judicial nominee

Politics | Alex Pappas
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid speaks to the media about health care in Washington

‘The most left-wing judge in the history of the Republic’

Filibuster reform is one step in the Senate's long decline

Opinion | Hughey Newsome

It was never supposed to be a democratic body.

Brit Hume: Democrats rush to the nuclear option shows their 2014 midterm pessimism

Politics | Jeff Poor

Fox political analyst says Democrats need to fill appeals court vacancies while they can

It may be nuclear, but its time has come

Opinion | Bradley P. Jacob

The Constitution never intended to leave executive appointments unfilled.

Watch Harry Reid vigorously defend the filibuster

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Guess he didn't really mean it