Implications For New Filibuster Rules In The Senate

Implications For New Filibuster Rules In The Senate

The Senate approved the most fundamental change to its filibuster rules in more than a generation. Diane and her guests discuss what the new “majority rules” mean for presidential nominees and legislation moving forward.

The Senate approved the most fundamental change to its filibuster rules in more than a generation. Diane and her guests discuss what the new “majority rules” mean for presidential nominees and legislation moving forward.

Guests

Harry Reid

U.S. Senator (D-Nevada) and Senate majority leader.

Jonathan Weisman

congressional reporter, The New York Times.

Norman Ornstein

resident scholar, American Enterprise Institute; co-author of "It's Even Worse Than It Looks."

Stephen Dinan

Congressional bureau chief, The Washington Times.

Olympia Snowe

former U.S. Senator (R-Maine).

Please familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct and Terms of Use before posting your comments.

Our address has changed!

The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.