University of Michigan quarterback Shane Morris was having trouble standing on his own after a major sack. The coach kept him in the game.
This week in the Senate, Majority Leader Harry Reid may use the so-called “nuclear option” to push through stalled presidential nominations.
The option would allow Reid to end filibusters of executive branch nominees with only a majority — 51 votes — rather than 60.
NPR’s Charlie Mahtesian explains what that could mean for the future of filibusters and the minority party.