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Senate reaches agreement on the filibuster rule

Clip: 01/26/2021 | 4m 51s | Video has closed captioning.

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday dropped his demand that Democrats guarantee they would keep the filibuster rule, which gives both parties power on most votes. This after two Democrats, Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Sen. Kyrsten Sinema of Arizona, stressed they would not vote to dismantle it. Lisa Desjardins joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 01/26/21

Rating: NR

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