Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer Holds a Media Availability | LIVE

Your video will begin in 10
Skip ad (3)
12 Views
Published
GROWING CALLS TO TACKLE THE FILIBUSTER: Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sens. Dick Durbin (D-IL), Patty Murray (D-WA), and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) hold a media availability.
» Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe
» Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/KnowThis

A growing number of Democrats are calling to reform, or completely get rid of, the filibuster. In remarks on the Senate floor yesterday, Durbin, the #2 Democrat in the chamber, compared the filibuster to a ‘weapon of mass destruction.’ He explained that the Senate would continue to be ‘hitting legislative rock bottom’ as long as it remained in its current form.

For more U.S. politics, subscribe to NowThis News.

#ChuckSchumer #Senate #Filibuster #Politics #News #NowThis

Connect with NowThis
» Like us on Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/News_Facebook
» Tweet us on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter
» Follow us on Instagram: http://go.nowth.is/News_Instagram
» Find us on Snapchat Discover: http://go.nowth.is/News_Snapchat

NowThis is your premier news outlet providing you with all the videos you need to stay up to date on all the latest in trending news. From entertainment to politics, to viral videos and breaking news stories, we’re delivering all you need to know straight to your social feeds. We live where you live.

http://www.youtube.com/nowthisnews
@nowthisnews
Category
News & Politics
Be the first to comment