Who won the Senate filibuster showdown?

07/17/2013 | Politico (Washington, D.C.) · Roll Call (free content)

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Senate reform advocates were disappointed to see the "nuclear" showdown end Tuesday with no change to the upper chamber's filibuster rules -- but Republicans don't have much to show for their two-year fight to block the confirmation of Richard Cordray as chief of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, either. “This shows the danger of overplaying your hand,” said Jaret Seiberg, an analyst with Guggenheim Partners. “By not dealing when they had a hand to play, the Republicans get nothing out of this.”

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