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Leid Stories - The Filibuster - 02/15/13
Yes, it was dramatic, stalling the confirmation of Chuck Hagel as secretary of defense by precedent-setting filibuster. But Republicans got what they wanted, and the Democrats could do nothing about it. They regained lost clout, brought some errant members back to the fold, compelled compliance from the White House and, Leid Stories suggests, appear to be strengthening an argument for impeachment of the commander in chief over the Benghazi consulate attack.
Plus, Christopher Dorner: Racism and Rage.
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