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GOP threatens to bring Senate to 'screeching halt' over filibuster change

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Republicans are threatening to bring the Senate to a "screeching halt" if Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., follows through with plans to curtail the use of the filibuster the GOP has used to block non-judicial presidential nominations. In a chamber where the rules require even the simplest business, such as committee hearings, to receive the "unanimous consent" of all 100 senators,...

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