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Constitutionality of filibuster challenged

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James Fallows has an interesting post this morning on his blog about a lawsuit Common Cause is mounting in the face of the onslaught of filibusters by the GOP that have essentially shut down the Senate.

Here’s why the lawsuit is important:

Read his entire post for a list of seven reasons why this does indeed seem unconstitutional.

Written by LeisureGuy

28 August 2012 at 8:37 am

Posted in Congress, Government, Law

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