The filibuster is another way Republicans turn reality and democracy and their heads to install a tyranny of the minority.
If Democrats want to save democracy and work toward unity, they must remove the obstacle of the filibuster.
"I think we will have anywhere from – literally, by rule – 90 seconds to two minutes of debate on this legislation. Now that is an abomination, that is legislative malpractice."
Democratic Senators Brian Schatz of Hawaii, Cory Booker of New Jersey, and Chris Murphy of Connecticut are marching to the Congressional Budget Office in search of the secret Senate Republican health care bill.
Here are the Senators filming their departure:
Booker, Murphy and Schatz begin recording their march to CBO to find healthcare bill that doesn't exist pic.twitter.com/TmP8AumlOP
— Burgess Everett (@burgessev) June 20, 2017
The Senators are vowing to leave no door unknocked in search of the legislation:
Sens. Schatz, Booker and Murphy prepping to cab over to CBO and search for the GOP health care bill. Will "leave no door unknocked"
Senator Marco Rubio (R-FLA) is the "least likely to show up for work." Ted Cruz (R-TX) also tops the list of no-shows. T
Barack Obama is still the President, and his administration's record achievements over the past five-and-a-half years were squandered by Democratic candidates intent on appearing to be more like Republicans than Democrats affiliated with a President with a record of successes.