Robert Schlesinger

November 2009


The Staggering Rise of the Filibuster

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By Robert Schlesinger, Thomas Jefferson Street blog

What to do about the filibuster? Frustration with the fact of having to cobble together 60 votes to pass anything of significance in the senate (and the frequently long odds against doing so) is spurring grumbling about whether a 60 vote filibuster ...

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Senate

Sarah Palin's Crass Patriotism

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By Robert Schlesinger, Thomas Jefferson Street blog

The Sarah Palin book tour is revving up, and along with it the media-Palin co-dependent relationship. Where would she be without the press to kick around? With a lot less to say. (And don't think that as a blogger I'm not delighted to have her back ...

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Palin, Sarah

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