The Nuclear Option: Plotz and Bazelon Discuss

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Nov. 21 2013 7:09 PM

Gabfest Extra: The Nuclear Option

David Plotz and Emily Bazelon discuss the Senate Democrats’ vote to end filibusters of most presidential appointments.

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Welcome to a Gabfest Extra examining the vote today by Senate Democrats to end the filibuster of most presidential appointments below the level of Supreme Court. David Plotz and Emily Bazelon discuss.

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Podcast production by Andy Bowers.

Emily Bazelon is a staff writer at the New York Times Magazine and the author of Sticks and Stones

David Plotz is the CEO of Atlas Obscura and host of the Slate Political Gabfest.

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