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a weapon they'd sorely miss when they become the Senate minority, as they someday will.
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Last month, senators produced important farm and immigration bills by working out bipartisan agreements, though both measures have proved indigestible in the even more polarized House. On Tuesday, senators gave the House another lesson in governance by compromising again, defusing a crisis over an excess of GOP filibusters that had angry Senate Democrats threatening to change the rules and Republicans warning that that would mean war.
But while an influx of former House members is slowly making the Senate more like the surly, winner take all House, the Senate still retains some of the elaborate courtesy and instinct to compromise that are necessary to get things done in a body where the rules give the minority much more power.
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on presidential nominations and filibuster rules marked the third time in six weeks that senators have compromised something that used to be routine (and still should be) but is now rare enough that it qualifies as big news.
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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D Nev., complained that filibusters the talkathons the Senate minority can deploy if it wants to block a nomination or a bill had gone from vanishingly rare to a tool Senate Republicans use all the time to slow even routine nominations and legislation. Reid said Lyndon Johnson had endured exactly one filibuster during six years as Senate leader, while Reid has had 413 in the same time.
And compromise is what happened, as Republicans largely agreed to abandon filibusters against Obama's nominees to various agency and department posts. (Judges and legislation are another matter.)Tuesday's deal is welcome evidence that at least in the Senate, Rolex Gmt Master 2 Blnr Price enough politicians of both parties know that getting things done is more important than playing to their parties' hardest core. It just shouldn't take brinksmanship to make it happen.
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