January 20, 2022

History of the Filibuster: Explained by Elizabeth Warren



Even after an historic election where Americans voted for Democrats to control the White House, the Senate, and the House, the filibuster gives Mitch McConnell a veto on policies that the majority of Americans support.

When a minority has this much control over the majority, voters are silenced. We need to get rid of the filibuster to keep our democracy.

*** About Elizabeth Warren ***

Since 2013, Elizabeth has served as the senior United States senator from Massachusetts. In 2020, she ran for president of the United States—building a campaign to root out corruption and fight for big, structural change.

Elizabeth Warren and her husband Bruce Mann have been married for 38 years. They have three grandchildren and a golden retriever named Bailey. Learn more about Elizabeth: https://ewar.ren/meet-ew

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*** About Warren Democrats ***
Warren Democrats are voters, candidates, and leaders who believe in the power of bold, inclusive reform to root out corruption in government and put power in the hands of the people—join us: https://ewar.ren/join-warren-dems

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