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McConnell Advances Six Judicial Nominees, Base and Republicans Push for More...

WASHINGTON, D.C.-Senate Republicans confirmed one federal judge on Thursday and set the stage to confirm five more judges next week, including to federal...

Trump says the Senate filibuster will

President Trump admitted Friday that the 60-vote filibuster in the Senate is preventing Republican lawmakers from enacting their conservative agenda. Mr. Trump blasted members...

Trump: No really, the Senate has to make this change that’s...

Mitch McConnell may say no no no, but Donald Trump won't take no for an answer. As Congress gets ready to...

Trump: GOP ‘Wasting Time’ If They Don’t Scrap Filibuster Rule

President Donald Trump on Wednesday took to Twitter in another attempt to shame Senate Republicans into changing the filibuster rules.If Republican Senate doesn't get...

Mitch McConnell grumbles: Trump had

"Part of the reason I think people feel we're underperforming," says a frustrated McConnell in the clip below, "is because too many artificial ...

Will the Senate ever kill the filibuster?

Frustrated because his agenda is moving at a snail's pace in Congress, President Trump has demanded that the Senate change its rules and lower...

GOP Senator Jeff Flake rejects Trump’s call to change Senate rules,...

Sen. Jeff Flake said Monday that the Senate rules should not be changed to eliminate the filibuster, or 60-vote threshold for most legislation, as...

Trump once again urges Senate Republicans to go nuclear

President Trump once again urged Senate Republicans to ditch the filibuster rule in order to pass healthcare reform Sunday morning, stating the world is...

Trump Goes Hard After McConnell To ‘Get Smart’ And Kill Filibuster

President Donald Trump on Saturday morning tweeted his frustration with the Senate's filibuster rule and the upper chamber's inability to pass legislation that has...

Trump calls for end to filibuster, says Senate Republicans

President Trump went after Senate Republicans in a series of tweets Saturday morning, calling for an end to the filibuster two days after the...