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The Art of the Filibuster

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The Art of the Filibuster

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The Art of the Filibuster

The Art of the Filibuster

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Some Republican senators are considering a change that would prevent Democrats from using the filibuster to stall judicial nominees. NPR's Scott Simon talks to Rutgers political scientist Ross Baker about the effort and the history of the filibuster.