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Old 06-25-2019, 10:26 AM
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Originally Posted by RTFirefly View Post
And legislation has to be initiated and passed by the House and Senate, but funny how the proposed legislation that a President runs on, usually winds up getting taken up by the Congress. But thank you for reminding us of what your middle school civics textbook says.

It's gonna take time to sell Dem Senators on the notion of killing the filibuster, and it's going to take a Dem nominee willing to invest time and energy in doing that selling, or it doesn't happen.
I think changing Senate procedure is different than taking up legislation a president ran on. I doubt they'll be anywhere near as cooperative nor will they think many voters were voting on that campaign promise.