America faces enormous challenges, from budget deficits to national security. But it is crippled by extraordinary paralysis in Congress, including the unprecedented use of the filibuster. Congress must be restored to a functioning body. This will require reform of the filibuster in the Senate to foster needed debate while preventing its misuse to stymie urgent legislation.
Center for the Study of Politics and Governance, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, UMN
Mondale, Walter F..
Restoring Congress: Time to Fix the Filibuster.
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