Missouri senate democrats http://kbia.org en Senate Democrats end filibuster http://kbia.org/post/senate-democrats-end-filibuster <p>Senate Democrats have ended their filibuster of a workplace discrimination bill, after an agreement was reached with the bill’s sponsor.&nbsp; But that doesn’t mean they won’t try blocking the bill again.</p><p>Democrat Maria Chappelle-Nadal agreed to end the filibuster after the bill’s sponsor, GOP Senator Brad Lager, allowed her to add an amendment – that amendment would guarantee the right to a jury trial in all workplace discrimination cases.&nbsp; She says, though, that the bill’s definition of what constitutes workplace discrimination is still flawed.</p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 15:11:26 +0000 Marshall Griffin 8072 at http://kbia.org Senate Democrats end filibuster