| Clip Of Q&A with Congressional Historians

Video Clip: Political Parties and the Senate Filibuster

Description

Congressional historians Richard Baker and Donald Ritchie discussed the role that the filibuster plays in the Senate. They spoke about the nuclear option that eliminates the filibuster and how political parties have used it for their own gains.

5 minutes

Keywords

  • Advise And Consent
  • Majority Party
  • Minority Party
  • Nuclear Option

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