Read Sen. Tom Udall's Filibuster Reform Resolution

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Jan. 5 2011 1:00 PM

Read Sen. Tom Udall's Filibuster Reform Resolution

Embedded below: Sen. Tom Udall's (D-N.M.) resolution to reform the filibuster and the hold process. It's co-sponsored by Majority Whip Dick Durbin and new Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), but not secret hold opponent Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.).

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It's a short read, and you can see that it follows the guidelines Udall had been talking about -- requiring continuous debate after a cloture vote does not succeed.

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter.