Harkin Considers Raising Bill to End Filibuster

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The 1994 election saw a greater shift from Senate Democrats than the 2006 shift from Republicans. So, in 1995 as a member of the newly minority party, Sen. Tom Harkin could have exacted revenge by offering to filibuster Republicans at every turn. Instead, he pushed for reform. Revenge could have been sweet.

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