Constitutionality of the Senate Filibuster

Attorney Emmet Bondurant spoke about the Senate filibuster and his views that the practice was unconstitutional. He also talked about… read more

Attorney Emmet Bondurant spoke about the Senate filibuster and his views that the practice was unconstitutional. He also talked about his efforts, along with the group Common Cause, to have it abolished in the Supreme Court. He also focused on the history of the filibuster and named those responsible for its use in recent history. He responded to questions from the audience. close

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Constitutionality of the Senate Filibuster

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Program ID:
307593-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 22, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 12, 2012

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  • Aug 22, 2012 | 9:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 2012 | 1:49am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Aug 23, 2012 | 2:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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