Rule of the Chair on Nominations
Senator Leaht (D-VT) ruled as chair in the Senate that a simple majority was needed to forward executive and judicial nominations. Senate Minority Leadeer McConnell (R-KY) appealed the ruling
Video Library clips and descriptions are created by MyC-SPAN users, and are not the editorial selections of C-SPAN.Report profane or abusive content
Bills in this Video
People in this video
- Mitch McConnell Jr. U.S. Senator [R] Kentucky
More Videos From
Senate SessionMore Videos
Clips from This VideoView all clips from this video
Senate Debate on Filibuster Rules
Senators spoke in favor and against changing filibuster rules.
Majority Leader Reid on Filibuster Rules
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid talked about change in filibuster rules.
Senator Gillibrand and McCaskill on Military Sexual Assault Amendments
Senators spoke about a proposed amendment to Defense authorization legislation that would take decisions on the…
The Senate convened for a period of morning business and thereafter resumed consideration of S.1197, the National…