Spotlight: The Future Of The Senate Filibuster And What’s At Stake
When one political party controls both houses of Congress and the presidency, but very narrowly, the Senate filibuster has protected minority viewpoints from being crushed and ensured consensus is achieved before major changes are enacted. Now Senate Democrats want to get rid of it. Steve Forbes on the future of the Senate filibuster, what is at stake and why it must be saved. Steve Forbes shares his What’s Ahead Spotlights each Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.