Senator Jeff Merkley on Filibuster Vote

Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) spoke to reporters about Senate Democrats' vote in favor of eliminating filibusters on most presidential… read more

Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) spoke to reporters about Senate Democrats' vote in favor of eliminating filibusters on most presidential nominations. The rule change means that only a simple majority is needed for federal judge nominees and executive-office appointments. It does not apply to Supreme Court nominations. close

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316407-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Nov 22, 2013

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  • Nov 21, 2013 | 3:23pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 22, 2013 | 12:18am EST | C-SPAN 1
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