Less debate time for Trump picks after Senate rules change – AOL News

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s Senate GOP allies, frustrated by delays in confirming dozens of lower-profile nominees, rammed through a rules change Wednesday that cuts back debate on most of his picks.In a series of procedural votes, the Republicans indefinitely restored rules in place during the first couple years of President Barack Obama’s second term. Those rules had lapsed, allowing any senator to force 30 hours of debate on a nominee.

Source: Less debate time for Trump picks after Senate rules change – AOL News

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