Matthew Yglesias

Matthew Yglesias is a fellow at the Center for American Progress Action Fund. He's been blogging at various venues since the Internet Stone Age of January 2002. In addition to the blog, he's a senior correspondent for The American Prospect and a regular columnist for The Daily Beast.

  • Rules of enragement: The filibuster and Senate reform

    The filibuster undermines democratic accountability

    The filibuster stands today as the single most important impediment to the significant reforms needed in America’s climate/energy policies, its immigration policies, its labor law policies, and its need for a functioning judiciary. But beyond that, the filibuster has become …