There are a number of excellent guides out there to the vital issue of reforming the rules of the U.S. Senate. Here's a brief guide to the guides:
- Alliance for Justice is among the leaders of Fix the Senate Now, a coalition dedicated to reforming Senate rules to end the gridlock that has stalled progressive legislation and prevented confirmation of so many judicial nominees. Their comprehensive guide to the issue is at www.fixthesenatenow.org
- AFJ has a briefing paper on the impact of the filibuster on judicial nominees.
- And then there's this very good guide, which speaks for itself: