Tag Archives: Dingy Harry

R.I.P. Filibuster 1837-2013

Shit happens: The Senate went nuclear on Thursday, making a dramatic change to the Senate rules for confirming judicial and executive nominees and significantly curbing the power of the minority party. Under the new rules, only a simple majority would … Continue reading

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Cruzin’ with Ted II – “Mike Lee, I am your father!”

Ted is wrapping up now. If you didn’t watch it with your own eyes, don’t believe anything you read about it. The exchange with Dingy Harry was an all-time classic. This is an open thread.

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Big Bad Ted Cruz Scares Dingy Harry

No, seriously: Reid calls Sen. Cruz a ‘schoolyard bully’ Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) called freshman GOP Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) a “schoolyard bully” during a contentious exchange Monday on the Senate floor. The two senators bickered as Cruz … Continue reading

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