By Ben Geman - 11/22/13 09:51 AM EST
The Washington Post explores how Senate Democrats’ decision to ban filibusters on executive and most judicial nominations could smooth the path for President Obama’s greenhouse gas regulations.
Approval of White House nominees to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit will likely make it tougher for lawsuits challenging the rules to succeed.
The Hill’s Alexander Bolton has a behind-the-scenes look at Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) decision to use the “nuclear” option to change Senate rules. Check it out here.