Forum on the Filibuster

The Center for American Progress held a discussion on the use of the filibuster rule and its effect on modern U.S. Senate… read more

The Center for American Progress held a discussion on the use of the filibuster rule and its effect on modern U.S. Senate procedures. Senator Tom Udall talked about the history of the filibuster and argued his belief in the need for reform. Thomas Mann offered proposals for changing or working around the rule. Following Senator Udall’s presentation they answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Lilly, Scott Senior Fellow Center for American Progress
  • Mann, Thomas E. Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Governance Studies Program
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Forum on the Filibuster

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Program ID:
292507-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 12, 2010
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 2010

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  • Mar 12, 2010 | 4:15pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 12, 2010 | 9:04pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2010 | 12:04am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2010 | 1:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 13, 2010 | 3:04am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 13, 2010 | 6:05am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 14, 2010 | 2:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 15, 2010 | 8:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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