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Will the Democrats Fight To Save Democracy?

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):New Republic; May2022, Vol. 253 Issue 5, p27-30, 4p, 1 Black and White Photograph

Abstract:The article focuses on the electoral redistricting reform efforts of the U.S. Democratic Party to protect American democracy and voting rights. Topic discussed are Senate filibuster as an obstacle to the For the People Act and John Lewis Voting Rights ...

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One Obstacle among Many: The Filibuster and Majority Party Agendas.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Forum (2194-6183). Feb2022, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p685-708. 24p.

Abstract:In today's hyper-partisan environment, scholars and commentators contend that the filibuster poses a nearly insuperable obstacle to a Senate majority party's agenda, limiting Congress's output to non-controversial measures. Drawing on data about congre...

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Senate Republican Radicalism and the Need for Filibuster Reform.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Forum (2194-6183). Feb2022, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p585-602. 18p.

Abstract:The case for reform of the filibuster practice in the Senate is much stronger now than a few decades ago. The emergence of conservative populism and radical Republican strategies in the Senate has created more serious consequences for the Senate's trad...

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The Distortions and Realities of the Senate's Constitutional Purpose: Setting the Record Straight on "Senate Exceptionalism".

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Forum (2194-6183); Feb2022, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p603-627, 25p

Abstract:Copyright of Forum (2194-6183) is the property of De Gruyter and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email ...

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The Filibuster: The Senate's Glorified Tradition of Obstruction.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):U.S. News & World Report - The Report. 1/14/2022, pC1-C3. 3p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract:The article offers information on the Senate which may fight about whether to retain the filibuster, a procedural tool that appears to be here to stay – in large part because a freshman Democratic senator, Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona, defended it as a cr...

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Marching (Senate Style) Towards Majority Rule.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Forum (2194-6183); Feb2022, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p663-684, 22p

Abstract:Copyright of Forum (2194-6183) is the property of De Gruyter and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or email ...

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Pros and Cons of Filibuster Reform: Clearing a path for legislation versus a check on majority power.

Publication Type:Periodical

Source(s):Congressional Digest. Feb2022, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p30-30. 1p.

Abstract:The article discusses the pros and cons of the U.S. Senate's filibuster rule. Topics include the use of the filibuster several times in 2021 by Senate Republicans to block voting rights legislation, requirement in changing Senate rules to enact either ...

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Fragmented Politics in Hong Kong—Analyzing the Pro-democracy Cohesion in the Legislative Council Before 2019.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):East Asia: An International Quarterly; Sep2021, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p249-269, 21p

Abstract:Copyright of East Asia: An International Quarterly is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may p...

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