The Filibuster Lives On: An Ode To The Marathon Of Congressional Speeches

The Senate reached an agreement on Tuesday to keep the rules for filibustering an executive branch nominee the same. To celebrate the speeches that drag on for hours to stop legislation, here are some iconic moments in recent history.

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