The 'New Nullification' At Work in a Broken Senate: Nominations, Confirmations and the New Politics of Obstruction


Common Cause convened experts and advocates at the National Press Club for a lively discussion on the state of the Senate post-filibuster reform, particularly concerning nominations.


           Nan Aron, President of Alliance for Justice
           Alicia Bannon, Counsel, Brennan Center for Justice
           Marissa Brown, Executive Director of the Democracy Initiative
           Larry Cohen, President of Communications Workers of America
           Norman J. Ornstein, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
           Miles Rapoport, President, Common Cause

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