For 224 years it protected the rights of the minority party.
But yesterday, Senate Democrats killed it.
They didn’t reform the filibuster. They vaporized it.
The message is clear: Obama and Senate Democrats will soon open the floodgates and jam the federal courts and executive agencies with as many radical anti-life and anti-family [and
freedom-busting, federal bank-breaking] appointments as possible. [added]
Left-wing radicals are growing impatient and many are now worried. With Obama’s approval ratings plummeting to record lows of 40%, their agenda is in jeopardy.
So it is not surprising they pushed for this extraordinary step of changing the Senate rules. And I suspect they aren’t done yet.
On to 2014 and “the battle for the Senate.”
(I love this statement, obviously; but Brian at Catholic Vote, “2014 has all the markings of a title wave“? Please.)