Michael Kranish talked about hyper-partisanship in the Senate, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He… read more
Michael Kranish talked about hyper-partisanship in the Senate, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. He focused on the chamber’s defeat of a seemingly noncontroversial measures in December 2012, a disability treaty. He detailed what was in the treaty, why senators voted against it, and former Senator Bob Dole’s work toward passage of the treaty,
Mr. Kranish wrote a piece on the this topic, “A Lesson for Bob Dole: Old Rules No Longer Apply,” as part of the Boston Globe's “Broken City” series.
Bobbi Jackson read news headlines from C-SPAN Radio at the end of the program. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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