AP http://wamc.org en 113th Congress Votes to Curb Filibusters http://wamc.org/post/113th-congress-votes-curb-filibusters <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The House has adopted Republican-written rules for the chamber as partisan differences surfaced on the first day of the 113th Congress.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Senate put off discussion of its rules so that the Democratic leader could develop a proposal to curb filibusters, and try to win support from minority Republicans.</p> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 22:39:31 +0000 LARRY MARGASAK & Associated Press & AP - Washington 55029 at http://wamc.org 113th Congress Votes to Curb Filibusters