The Plum Line: Senate Dems


Posted at 06:29 PM ET, 03/01/2011

Happy Hour Roundup

* Next up in Wisconsin: Tonight Governor Scott Walker is proposing a budget containing more than $1 billion in state aid cuts to schools and local governments. Key question: Whether other groups gearing up to battle the budget will join...

By Greg Sargent  |  06:29 PM ET, 03/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Happy Hour Roundup, House GOPers, Labor, Senate Dems, budget

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 01/25/2011

Dem, GOP leaders reach tentative deal to drop "Constitutional option"

Filibuster reform update. Multiple Senate aides on both sides say that Senators Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell, Chuck Schumer and Lamar Alexander have reached a tentative deal to push forward with a less ambitious filibuster reform package that doesn't rely on...

By Greg Sargent  |  02:10 PM ET, 01/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Senate Dems, Senate Dems, Senate Dems

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 01/04/2011

Merkley: Delay could be good for filibuster reform

A quick filibuster reform update. With the internal debates among Senate Dems over filibuster reform moving very quickly on the Hill right now, some people seem worried about the fact that Harry Reid is reportedly seeking a delay on introducing...

By Greg Sargent  |  01:55 PM ET, 01/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Senate Dems, Senate Dems, Senate Dems