Senate Opening Day and Rules Changes
Manu Raju was interviewed via Skype about possible Senate filibuster rule changes on the opening day of the 113th Congress He said that… read more
Manu Raju was interviewed via Skype about possible Senate filibuster rule changes on the opening day of the 113th Congress He said that Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) would keep the first legislative day going through the month of January in order to preserve the right to change the filibuster rule. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Senate Filibuster Rules
Manu Raju talked about the agreement between Senators Reid and McConnell on modifying filibuster rules.
Changes to Senate Filibuster Rules
Manu Raju was interviewed via Skype about Senate Democrats' threat to change the chamber’s filibuster rules in…
Senate Highway Funding Bill
Manu Raju talked by telephone about the status of the Senate highway funding bill that would be voted on that coming…
War Spending Legislation
Manu Raju reported by telephone about the bill for funding the war in Iraq and Afghanistan passed by the Senate.