Senate GOP May Push for Filibuster Rules Change Senate talk continues to focus on an ongoing fight over federal judges, and whether Republicans will use a so-called "nuclear option" to ban filibusters that Democrats have used to stop some of President Bush's most controversial court nominees.
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Senate GOP May Push for Filibuster Rules Change

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Senate GOP May Push for Filibuster Rules Change

Senate GOP May Push for Filibuster Rules Change

Senate GOP May Push for Filibuster Rules Change

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Senate talk continues to focus on an ongoing fight over federal judges, and whether Republicans will use a so-called "nuclear option" to ban filibusters that Democrats have used to stop some of President Bush's most controversial court nominees.

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