A Filibuster-Proof Senate

This is the best news I have heard in some time. Arlen Specter, longtime GOP senator from Pennsylvania, has switched sides. Due to the right-wing extremism of the republican party, he realized that the Democrats make more sense. It could be others will follow, but once the fiasco in Minnesota is finalized and Franken gets his seat, the Democrats will have a filibuster-proof 60 seat majority in the Senate. Read more here: CNN.

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