Modern Igloo enthusiast Senator James Inhofe threatened to filibuster former Sen. Chuck Hagel’s nomination for Defense secretary, if necessary to prevent his confirmation, which would be the first time in US history for a senator to filibuster a cabinent position.
“I want a 60-vote margin and you don’t have to filibuster to get that. I would threaten to cause a 60-vote margin. If it took a filibuster, I’d do it that way.”
Feral children throwing cinderblocks onto the roads again… (The Hill)