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The Senate Rules Committee, chaired by Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) held its fourth hearing on filibuster reform on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Democratic leaders in both the House and Senate are pushing for filibuster reform at the start of the new Congress next year. Witnesses at the hearing were Mr. Gregory Koger,
Associate Professor Political Science, Universtiy of Miami; Ms. Barbara Sinclair, Marvin Hoffenberg Professor of American Politics Emerita
Department of Political Science, University of California; and Ms. Elizabeth Rybici, Analyst on the Congress and Legislative Process Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress. (Photo by Jeff Malet)

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