| Clip Of The Senate: Conflict and Compromise

Video Clip: The History of the Filibuster in the Senate

Description

From the C-SPAN Original Production The Senate: Conflict and Compromise, the concept and the history of the filibuster is explained. U.S. Senate Historian Betty Koed gave an explanation of how the rule was used throughout the history of the Senate.

3 minutes

Keywords

  • Cloture
  • Debate
  • Filibuster
  • Senate

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