Apr 25

Taking advice from the master

Posted 1 year, 11 months ago.


In a continuing series of posts, David Thornburgh explores the tools and techniques public leaders use to get things done and move more than just a slim majority of a decision-making body to a conclusion. A few weeks ago, the New York Times Sunday Magazine published a blow-by-blow account of President Barack Obama and House… [Continue Reading]

Jan 4

10 things you should know about filibusters

Posted 3 years, 3 months ago.


Who holds the record for the longest filibuster of all time? What landmark bills were halted by a speechifying Senator?