Friday, February 10, 2017

How Senate Democrats Can Fight Back Against GOP Majority

This article describes the Senate rules that were effectively used by Republicans to block much of President Obama's agenda.  One might ask whether this a good idea.  I agree with the conclusion of the article:

Still, Democrats should take the lesson of the Republicans’ years in the minority to heart. Majorities are more often blamed for inaction than minorities are held accountable for blocking them. If Democrats adopt the Republican playbook, Senate rules will largely work in their favor

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