The "nuclear option" is an unprecedented power grab that would silence almost half of Americans. By breaking the rules to change the rules, Majority Leader Harry Reid is paving the way for the Senate majority to ram through President Obama’s divisive agenda and controversial nominees without any compromise or debate.
Washington (CNN) -- It's hard to imagine the atmosphere in Congress getting any more toxic, but it could if Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid carries out his threat to use the "nuclear option" to budg... read more
The Democrat Leader Promised He 'Would Never, Ever Consider' It. President Obama Predicted Disastrous Consequences If Triggered read more
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.): Senate Dems Concoct Phony Crisis Over Three Unlawfully Appointed Nominees
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell made the following remarks (as prepared) on the Senate floor regarding a dangerous and far-reaching effort by the Democratic Majority t... read more
Washington Post: Democrats are threatening to change the Senate’s filibuster rules. They should think twice before they do it.
Senate Democrats are mad as hell and they aren’t going to take it anymore when it comes to what they argue is the obstruction for obstruction’s sake that their Republican counterparts are practicing w... read more