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Examiner Editorial: Harry Reid, Democrats threaten, again, to nuke the filibuster

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It seems every time Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., doesn't get his way, he threatens to invoke the "nuclear option" of obliterating venerable Senate rules that protect the right of the chamber's minority to force consideration of its views. This week, Reid is in a tizzy because Senate Republicans are blocking some of President Obama's nominees, including most recently a filibuster...