Lawrence: Joe Biden said he wants to change the Senate's ‘filibuster’ rules. So why do many people think he said the opposite?
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Lawrence O’Donnell, Norm Ornstein and Jonathan Alter discuss Pres. Biden’s recent answer about whether he would support getting rid of the filibuster to pass a voting rights bill—and what Biden must do to get all Democrats behind it. As Ornstein says, “We’re gonna need the President to step in – not just quietly, privately - persuasively to get a change in the rule… to put all of his efforts into crafting a kind of voting bill that will get 50 votes.”July 24, 2021