Abolish the Senate

Reading an article in the (hardcopy) of The Baffler by Thomas Geoghegan about the need to abolish the US Senate. I did find a decade old article by the same author in the New York Times that makes similar points, but more focused on the fillibuster. Among them:

“Forty-one senators from our 21 smallest states just over 10 percent of our population can block bills”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s